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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:20:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 45%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 22' North, Longitude: 138° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.35 meters/second, 1534.9 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.90 miWest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 miNorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.7"953.44 miWest0° 04' 51.8"5.58 miNorth953.23 mi
24 hours11° 30' 21.5"755.45 miEast1° 32' 14.1"105.74 miNorth759.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 6:20 PM848 km527 miles458 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaSun 6:20 PM860 km534 miles464 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokSun 5:20 PM1274 km792 miles688 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KumamotoSun 5:20 PM1779 km1105 miles961 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuSun 5:20 PM1812 km1126 miles979 nmNorth N
OsakaSun 5:20 PM1832 km1138 miles989 nmNorth N
KobeSun 5:20 PM1838 km1142 miles993 nmNorth N
ShizuokaSun 5:20 PM1840 km1144 miles994 nmNorth N
KyotoSun 5:20 PM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmNorth N
NagoyaSun 5:20 PM1868 km1161 miles1009 nmNorth N

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