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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 3:46:00 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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 18' North, Longitude: 7° 57' 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' 08.7"1005.44 miWest0° 11' 33.7"13.24 miSouth1005.53 mi
24 hours11° 17' 32.4"781.09 miEast4° 38' 37.4"319.07 miSouth843.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméThu 3:46 AM136 km84 miles73 nmWest W
Port-GentilThu 4:46 AM147 km91 miles79 nmSoutheast SE
Santo António (Príncipe)Thu 3:46 AM160 km99 miles86 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LibrevilleThu 4:46 AM168 km105 miles91 nmEast E
BataThu 4:46 AM267 km166 miles144 nmNortheast NE
AconibeThu 4:46 AM352 km218 miles190 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboThu 4:46 AM394 km245 miles213 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EbebiyínThu 4:46 AM429 km267 miles232 nmEast-northeast ENE
DoualaThu 4:46 AM458 km285 miles247 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port HarcourtThu 4:46 AM510 km317 miles276 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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