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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 = Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 3:34:00 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: 39%

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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 04' South, Longitude: 46° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.92 meters/second, 1569.3 km/hour, 975.1 miles/hour or 847.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.25 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miSouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 28' 04.5"974.89 miWest0° 09' 49.7"11.26 miSouth974.63 mi
24 hours13° 09' 52.5"887.09 miEast3° 34' 52.2"246.22 miSouth913.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MamoutzouSun 6:34 AM116 km72 miles63 nmWest-northwest WNW
MutsamuduSun 6:34 AM225 km140 miles121 nmWest-northwest WNW
FomboniSun 6:34 AM286 km178 miles155 nmWest-northwest WNW
MahajangaSun 6:34 AM294 km183 miles159 nmSouth S
AntsirananaSun 6:34 AM341 km212 miles184 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniSun 6:34 AM359 km223 miles194 nmWest-northwest WNW
PembaSun 5:34 AM623 km387 miles336 nmWest W
ToamasinaSun 6:34 AM656 km408 miles354 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntananarivoSun 6:34 AM661 km411 miles357 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntsirabeSun 6:34 AM757 km471 miles409 nmSouth S

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