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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 10:42:00 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 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 58' North, Longitude: 150° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.64 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 miles/hour or 825.4 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' 57.7"949.61 miWest0° 04' 17.8"4.93 miSouth949.82 mi
24 hours11° 34' 17.7"757.07 miEast2° 07' 36.9"146.27 miSouth775.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 8:42 PM662 km412 miles358 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaThu 8:42 PM871 km541 miles470 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirThu 9:42 PM1566 km973 miles845 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandThu 10:42 PM1690 km1050 miles913 nmEast E
YokohamaThu 7:42 PM2124 km1320 miles1147 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 7:42 PM2140 km1329 miles1155 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokThu 7:42 PM2142 km1331 miles1157 nmSouthwest SW
NagoyaThu 7:42 PM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaThu 7:42 PM2291 km1423 miles1237 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoThu 7:42 PM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmNorthwest NW

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