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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, March 21, 2013 at 10:02:00 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: 66%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 33' North, Longitude: 140° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.34 meters/second, 1542.0 km/hour, 958.2 miles/hour or 832.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.97 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 miSouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.7"957.93 miWest0° 05' 29.9"6.30 miSouth958.19 mi
24 hours11° 23' 11.8"751.10 miEast2° 34' 24.6"176.96 miSouth776.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 8:02 PM591 km367 miles319 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaThu 8:02 PM620 km385 miles335 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokThu 7:02 PM1297 km806 miles700 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HamamatsuThu 7:02 PM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmNorth N
ShizuokaThu 7:02 PM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmNorth N
KumamotoThu 7:02 PM1969 km1224 miles1063 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaThu 7:02 PM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeThu 7:02 PM1979 km1230 miles1069 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaThu 7:02 PM1988 km1235 miles1074 nmNorth N
NagoyaThu 7:02 PM1990 km1237 miles1075 nmNorth N

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