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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 = Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 9:20:00 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: 98%

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 Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 32' North, Longitude: 155° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.72 meters/second, 1590.2 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.47 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miSouth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.8"987.96 miWest0° 09' 43.7"11.15 miSouth988.28 mi
24 hours11° 20' 23.1"771.21 miEast4° 07' 50.3"283.87 miSouth826.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSun 11:20 PM988 km614 miles534 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluSat 11:20 PM1228 km763 miles663 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandSat 9:20 PM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 10:20 PM2829 km1758 miles1527 nmSouthwest SW
MidwaySat 10:20 PM3036 km1886 miles1639 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteSat 11:20 PM3164 km1966 miles1708 nmSouth S
Apia *Sun 11:20 PM3260 km2026 miles1760 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSun 9:20 PM3538 km2198 miles1910 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSat 11:20 PM3550 km2206 miles1917 nmSouth S
AlofiSat 10:20 PM3652 km2269 miles1972 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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