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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 3:08:00 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 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 57' North, Longitude: 6° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.05 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 870.9 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' 31.9"1002.15 miWest0° 11' 03.1"12.66 miSouth1002.37 mi
24 hours11° 02' 33.6"760.99 miEast4° 31' 54.5"311.38 miSouth823.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WarriWed 4:08 AM75 km47 miles41 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port HarcourtWed 4:08 AM101 km63 miles54 nmEast E
OwerriWed 4:08 AM118 km73 miles64 nmEast-northeast ENE
AsabaWed 4:08 AM154 km96 miles83 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Benin CityWed 4:08 AM163 km101 miles88 nmNorth-northwest NNW
UyoWed 4:08 AM202 km125 miles109 nmEast E
EnuguWed 4:08 AM227 km141 miles123 nmNortheast NE
MalaboWed 4:08 AM324 km202 miles175 nmEast-southeast ESE
LagosWed 4:08 AM349 km217 miles188 nmWest-northwest WNW
IbadanWed 4:08 AM363 km225 miles196 nmNorthwest NW

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