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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 = Friday, March 22, 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: 75%

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 Friday, March 22, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 60' North, Longitude: 154° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.04 meters/second, 1562.6 km/hour, 970.9 miles/hour or 843.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.18 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miSouth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.9"970.72 miWest0° 07' 24.0"8.48 miSouth971.03 mi
24 hours11° 18' 42.5"755.90 miEast3° 17' 21.1"226.12 miSouth794.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanFri 7:52 PM951 km591 miles513 nmWest W
PalikirFri 8:52 PM974 km605 miles526 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaFri 7:52 PM1075 km668 miles580 nmWest W
Wake IslandFri 9:52 PM1367 km850 miles738 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroFri 9:52 PM2030 km1262 miles1096 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 9:52 PM2190 km1361 miles1182 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokFri 6:52 PM2331 km1448 miles1258 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraFri 6:52 PM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 9:52 PM2519 km1565 miles1360 nmSoutheast SE
TokyoFri 6:52 PM2732 km1698 miles1475 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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