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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 9:40:00 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 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 58' North, Longitude: 130° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.11 meters/second, 1519.6 km/hour, 944.2 miles/hour or 820.5 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' 02.5"0.05 miNorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.3"943.92 miWest0° 02' 35.2"2.97 miNorth943.80 mi
24 hours11° 36' 47.4"755.15 miEast0° 36' 13.5"41.53 miNorth754.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaipeiMon 5:40 PM1096 km681 miles592 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuezonMon 5:40 PM1174 km730 miles634 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaMon 5:40 PM1188 km738 miles642 nmWest-southwest WSW
KagoshimaMon 6:40 PM1287 km800 miles695 nmNorth N
FoochowMon 5:40 PM1346 km836 miles727 nmWest-northwest WNW
XiamenMon 5:40 PM1388 km863 miles750 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoMon 6:40 PM1422 km884 miles768 nmNorth N
MelekeokMon 6:40 PM1444 km897 miles780 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ShantouMon 5:40 PM1494 km929 miles807 nmWest-northwest WNW
FukuokaMon 6:40 PM1510 km938 miles815 nmNorth N

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