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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 = Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 9:36:00 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 phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 50' North, Longitude: 136° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.88 meters/second, 1616.0 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.3"1004.02 miWest0° 11' 35.3"13.27 miSouth1004.16 mi
24 hours11° 33' 37.7"799.24 miEast4° 40' 39.7"321.40 miSouth861.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 11:36 PM2341 km1455 miles1264 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 11:36 PM2591 km1610 miles1399 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownTue 1:36 AM3051 km1896 miles1647 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluMon 11:36 PM3180 km1976 miles1717 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaMon 11:36 PM3613 km2245 miles1951 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesTue 1:36 AM4029 km2504 miles2176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 2:36 AM4038 km2509 miles2180 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoTue 10:36 PM4065 km2526 miles2195 nmWest-southwest WSW
San FranciscoTue 1:36 AM4225 km2625 miles2281 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Tue 11:36 PM4281 km2660 miles2312 nmWest-southwest WSW

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