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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 2:40:00 PM.

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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: 48%

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 14:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 51' North, Longitude: 46° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.09 meters/second, 1530.3 km/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.85 miWest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 miNorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 31' 17.9"950.62 miWest0° 04' 18.5"4.94 miNorth950.43 mi
24 hours11° 32' 10.9"755.28 miEast1° 18' 30.0"89.99 miNorth757.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Khamis MushaitSun 5:40 PM405 km252 miles219 nmWest W
SanaSun 5:40 PM460 km286 miles248 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al MukallaSun 5:40 PM552 km343 miles298 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al HudaydahSun 5:40 PM590 km366 miles318 nmSouthwest SW
RiyadhSun 5:40 PM640 km397 miles345 nmNorth N
Ta'izzSun 5:40 PM644 km400 miles348 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdenSun 5:40 PM691 km429 miles373 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakkahSun 5:40 PM763 km474 miles412 nmWest-northwest WNW
AssabSun 5:40 PM764 km475 miles412 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HofufSun 5:40 PM789 km490 miles426 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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