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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 = Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 8:52:00 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: 73%

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 Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 17' North, Longitude: 165° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.13 meters/second, 1516.1 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.70 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miSouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.1"941.74 miWest0° 01' 53.1"2.16 miSouth941.83 mi
24 hours11° 38' 57.4"755.95 miEast1° 11' 15.5"81.70 miSouth763.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandWed 8:52 PM160 km100 miles87 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroWed 8:52 PM1590 km988 miles859 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirWed 7:52 PM1680 km1044 miles907 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 9:52 PM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaWed 8:52 PM2240 km1392 miles1209 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenWed 8:52 PM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmSouth S
HagåtñaWed 6:52 PM2338 km1453 miles1262 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandTue 8:52 PM2962 km1841 miles1599 nmSoutheast SE
TokyoWed 5:52 PM3047 km1893 miles1645 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraWed 7:52 PM3344 km2078 miles1805 nmSouth S

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