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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, February 7, 2014 at 7:22:00 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: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, February 14, 2014 at 11:55 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 7, 2014 at 07:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 55' North, Longitude: 164° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.29 meters/second, 1545.5 km/hour, 960.3 miles/hour or 834.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.00 miWest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 miNorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 30' 25.6"960.07 miWest0° 05' 02.5"5.78 miNorth959.87 mi
24 hours11° 48' 30.2"781.53 miEast1° 36' 14.4"110.31 miNorth785.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandFri 7:22 PM350 km218 miles189 nmNortheast NE
PalikirFri 6:22 PM1300 km808 miles702 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 7:22 PM1324 km823 miles715 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 7:22 PM1951 km1212 miles1054 nmSouth S
TarawaFri 7:22 PM1955 km1215 miles1055 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaFri 5:22 PM2149 km1335 miles1160 nmWest W
MidwayThu 8:22 PM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandThu 7:22 PM2793 km1735 miles1508 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraFri 6:22 PM2956 km1837 miles1596 nmSouth S
TokyoFri 4:22 PM3212 km1996 miles1734 nmNorthwest NW

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