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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 = Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 2:44:00 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: 80%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 01' North, Longitude: 11° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.00 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 32.2"1002.04 miWest0° 11' 02.4"12.64 miSouth1002.26 mi
24 hours11° 02' 25.0"760.74 miEast4° 31' 42.3"311.15 miSouth823.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YaoundéWed 3:44 AM135 km84 miles73 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BertouaWed 3:44 AM201 km125 miles108 nmEast-southeast ESE
BamendaWed 3:44 AM223 km138 miles120 nmWest-northwest WNW
DoualaWed 3:44 AM270 km167 miles146 nmWest-southwest WSW
NgaoundéréWed 3:44 AM313 km194 miles169 nmNortheast NE
EbebiyínWed 3:44 AM324 km201 miles175 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MalaboWed 3:44 AM376 km234 miles203 nmWest-southwest WSW
BataWed 3:44 AM424 km263 miles229 nmSouthwest SW
AconibeWed 3:44 AM426 km265 miles230 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JalingoWed 3:44 AM433 km269 miles234 nmNorth N

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