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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 = Monday, February 25, 2013 at 9:46:00 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: 100%

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 Monday, February 25, 2013 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 19' North, Longitude: 150° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.53 meters/second, 1607.5 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.65 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miSouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.7"998.75 miWest0° 10' 54.9"12.50 miSouth999.01 mi
24 hours11° 23' 26.8"783.14 miEast4° 30' 46.7"310.09 miSouth844.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 11:46 PM942 km585 miles509 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSun 11:46 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteSun 11:46 PM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmSouth S
FakaofoMon 10:46 PM2913 km1810 miles1573 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSun 9:46 PM3007 km1869 miles1624 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaSun 11:46 PM3226 km2004 miles1742 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Mon 11:46 PM3271 km2033 miles1766 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiSun 10:46 PM3550 km2206 miles1917 nmSouthwest SW
MidwaySun 10:46 PM3759 km2336 miles2030 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiMon 9:46 PM3782 km2350 miles2042 nmWest-southwest WSW

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