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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 = Saturday, February 23, 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: 94%

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 Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 02' North, Longitude: 174° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.82 meters/second, 1568.9 km/hour, 974.9 miles/hour or 847.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.25 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miSouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.2"974.70 miWest0° 08' 11.9"9.40 miSouth975.03 mi
24 hours11° 22' 47.0"763.73 miEast3° 35' 28.3"246.85 miSouth807.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandFri 9:52 PM1550 km963 miles837 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 10:52 PM1602 km996 miles865 nmNorth N
MajuroSat 9:52 PM1747 km1085 miles943 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluFri 11:52 PM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaSat 9:52 PM1977 km1229 miles1068 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 9:52 PM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 11:52 PM2299 km1429 miles1241 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSat 9:52 PM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 10:52 PM2610 km1622 miles1409 nmSouth S
YarenSat 9:52 PM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmSouthwest SW

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