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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 = Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 9:48:00 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: 48%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 60' South, Longitude: 56° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.39 meters/second, 1589.0 km/hour, 987.4 miles/hour or 858.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.45 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miSouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 29' 28.0"987.17 miWest0° 10' 47.2"12.36 miSouth986.97 mi
24 hours12° 34' 13.4"856.34 miEast4° 04' 21.1"279.94 miSouth895.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sinop *Sat 6:48 AM232 km144 miles125 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São Félix do XinguSat 6:48 AM619 km384 miles334 nmNortheast NE
ManausSat 5:48 AM856 km532 miles462 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 5:48 AM857 km533 miles463 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sat 7:48 AM1132 km703 miles611 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoSat 5:48 AM1244 km773 miles672 nmWest W
BelémSat 6:48 AM1295 km805 miles699 nmNortheast NE
SucreSat 5:48 AM1377 km855 miles743 nmSouthwest SW
La PazSat 5:48 AM1453 km903 miles785 nmWest-southwest WSW
Asuncion *Sat 6:48 AM1697 km1054 miles916 nmSouth S

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