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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 = Thursday, February 21, 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: 81%

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 Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 02' North, Longitude: 162° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.49 meters/second, 1528.1 km/hour, 949.5 miles/hour or 825.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.83 miWest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 miSouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.4"949.27 miWest0° 04' 13.3"4.84 miSouth949.48 mi
24 hours11° 34' 29.6"757.02 miEast2° 05' 51.7"144.27 miSouth775.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandThu 9:52 PM418 km260 miles226 nmEast E
PalikirThu 8:52 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 9:52 PM1622 km1008 miles876 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 7:52 PM2011 km1250 miles1086 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 9:52 PM2214 km1376 miles1196 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaThu 9:52 PM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayWed 10:52 PM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmEast-northeast ENE
TokyoThu 6:52 PM2915 km1811 miles1574 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 9:52 PM3086 km1917 miles1666 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraThu 8:52 PM3162 km1965 miles1707 nmSouth S

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