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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 10:12:00 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 10:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 00' North, Longitude: 157° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.55 meters/second, 1528.4 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 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' 57.6"949.40 miWest0° 04' 15.1"4.87 miSouth949.62 mi
24 hours11° 34' 24.9"757.04 miEast2° 06' 33.7"145.07 miSouth775.33 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 10:12 PM927 km576 miles501 nmEast E
PalikirThu 9:12 PM1338 km831 miles722 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 8:12 PM1526 km948 miles824 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroThu 10:12 PM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmSoutheast SE
YarenThu 10:12 PM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaThu 10:12 PM2554 km1587 miles1379 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaThu 7:12 PM2559 km1590 miles1382 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoThu 7:12 PM2568 km1596 miles1387 nmNorthwest NW
MidwayWed 11:12 PM2720 km1690 miles1469 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokThu 7:12 PM2814 km1749 miles1520 nmWest-southwest WSW

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