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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 = Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 3:18:00 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: 71%

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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 23' North, Longitude: 14° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.52 meters/second, 1618.3 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.76 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 09.4"1005.44 miWest0° 11' 33.4"13.23 miSouth1005.54 mi
24 hours11° 17' 08.3"780.62 miEast4° 38' 36.7"319.05 miSouth842.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuéssoThu 4:18 AM200 km124 miles108 nmNortheast NE
FrancevilleThu 4:18 AM257 km160 miles139 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MbandakaThu 4:18 AM394 km245 miles213 nmEast E
ImpfondoThu 4:18 AM395 km245 miles213 nmEast-northeast ENE
EbebiyínThu 4:18 AM426 km265 miles230 nmWest-northwest WNW
AconibeThu 4:18 AM433 km269 miles234 nmWest-northwest WNW
BerbératiThu 4:18 AM445 km276 miles240 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BertouaThu 4:18 AM478 km297 miles258 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrazzavilleThu 4:18 AM518 km322 miles279 nmSouth S
KinshasaThu 4:18 AM524 km326 miles283 nmSouth S

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