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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 = Monday, February 18, 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: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 54' North, Longitude: 150° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.27 meters/second, 1520.2 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.74 miWest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miNorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.1"944.30 miWest0° 02' 42.6"3.11 miNorth944.17 mi
24 hours11° 36' 31.4"755.15 miEast0° 39' 14.1"44.98 miNorth754.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 6:20 PM690 km429 miles373 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaMon 6:20 PM906 km563 miles489 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirMon 7:20 PM1685 km1047 miles910 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandMon 8:20 PM1746 km1085 miles943 nmEast E
YokohamaMon 5:20 PM2004 km1246 miles1082 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 5:20 PM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaMon 5:20 PM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokMon 5:20 PM2155 km1339 miles1163 nmSouthwest SW
OsakaMon 5:20 PM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoMon 5:20 PM2183 km1356 miles1179 nmNorthwest NW

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