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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 11:02:00 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: 82%

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 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 57' North, Longitude: 145° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.70 meters/second, 1528.9 km/hour, 950.0 miles/hour or 825.5 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' 58.0"949.75 miWest0° 04' 19.7"4.96 miSouth949.96 mi
24 hours11° 34' 13.0"757.09 miEast2° 08' 18.9"147.08 miSouth775.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 9:02 PM415 km258 miles224 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 9:02 PM615 km382 miles332 nmSouth S
MelekeokThu 8:02 PM1747 km1085 miles943 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirThu 10:02 PM1892 km1175 miles1021 nmSoutheast SE
HamamatsuThu 8:02 PM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaThu 8:02 PM1919 km1192 miles1036 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaThu 8:02 PM1927 km1198 miles1041 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiThu 8:02 PM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaThu 8:02 PM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 8:02 PM1948 km1211 miles1052 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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