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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 3:56:00 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 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 48' North, Longitude: 5° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.14 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.7"1002.37 miWest0° 11' 04.5"12.68 miSouth1002.58 mi
24 hours11° 02' 51.4"761.50 miEast4° 32' 18.8"311.84 miSouth824.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DivoWed 3:56 AM116 km72 miles62 nmNorth N
San PédroWed 3:56 AM124 km77 miles67 nmWest W
AbidjanWed 3:56 AM176 km110 miles95 nmEast-northeast ENE
YamoussoukroWed 3:56 AM225 km140 miles121 nmNorth N
HarperWed 3:56 AM248 km154 miles134 nmWest W
DaloaWed 3:56 AM252 km156 miles136 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BouakéWed 3:56 AM324 km202 miles175 nmNorth N
ManWed 3:56 AM366 km227 miles198 nmNorthwest NW
DabakalaWed 3:56 AM412 km256 miles222 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KumasiWed 3:56 AM481 km299 miles260 nmEast-northeast ENE

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