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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 = Friday, January 4, 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: 61%

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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 14' South, Longitude: 28° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.88 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.0"1001.75 miWest0° 11' 34.7"13.26 miSouth1001.71 mi
24 hours11° 43' 31.2"808.85 miEast4° 32' 59.5"312.65 miSouth864.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BujumburaFri 5:08 AM139 km86 miles75 nmNortheast NE
RutanaFri 5:08 AM176 km109 miles95 nmEast E
GitegaFri 5:08 AM188 km117 miles101 nmEast-northeast ENE
BukavuFri 5:08 AM195 km121 miles105 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NgoziFri 5:08 AM213 km132 miles115 nmNortheast NE
RuyigiFri 5:08 AM218 km135 miles118 nmEast-northeast ENE
ButareFri 5:08 AM231 km144 miles125 nmNortheast NE
MuyingaFri 5:08 AM261 km162 miles141 nmNortheast NE
GitaramaFri 5:08 AM278 km173 miles150 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GomaFri 5:08 AM296 km184 miles160 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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