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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 11:02:00 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: 78%

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 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 42' North, Longitude: 40° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.73 meters/second, 1521.8 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.76 miWest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 miSouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.9"945.34 miWest0° 03' 13.3"3.69 miSouth945.50 mi
24 hours11° 36' 47.9"756.45 miEast1° 42' 38.0"117.65 miSouth769.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaWed 10:02 PM1837 km1142 miles992 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneWed 8:02 PM2105 km1308 miles1137 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownWed 7:02 PM2209 km1373 miles1193 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboWed 8:02 PM2242 km1393 miles1211 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceWed 7:02 PM2302 km1431 miles1243 nmWest W
RoseauWed 7:02 PM2313 km1438 miles1249 nmWest W
CastriesWed 7:02 PM2314 km1438 miles1249 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 7:02 PM2316 km1439 miles1251 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 7:02 PM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmWest W
KingstownWed 7:02 PM2370 km1473 miles1280 nmWest-southwest WSW

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