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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 9:52:00 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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 15' North, Longitude: 151° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.22 meters/second, 1516.4 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.8 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"941.93 miWest0° 01' 58.9"2.27 miSouth942.03 mi
24 hours11° 38' 50.6"755.98 miEast1° 13' 30.2"84.27 miSouth763.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanWed 7:52 PM792 km492 miles427 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaWed 7:52 PM1005 km624 miles543 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandWed 9:52 PM1640 km1019 miles885 nmEast E
PalikirWed 8:52 PM1664 km1034 miles899 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaWed 6:52 PM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoWed 6:52 PM2038 km1267 miles1101 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaWed 6:52 PM2157 km1340 miles1164 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaWed 6:52 PM2210 km1373 miles1193 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoWed 6:52 PM2218 km1378 miles1198 nmNorthwest NW
KobeWed 6:52 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmNorthwest NW

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