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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 3:58:00 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 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 08' South, Longitude: 40° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.79 meters/second, 1568.9 km/hour, 974.8 miles/hour or 847.1 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' 09.7"0.19 miSouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 28' 02.5"974.59 miWest0° 09' 48.1"11.23 miSouth974.33 mi
24 hours13° 10' 42.4"887.79 miEast3° 34' 05.3"245.32 miSouth914.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PembaSun 5:58 AM18 km11 miles10 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NampulaSun 5:58 AM256 km159 miles138 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniSun 6:58 AM343 km213 miles185 nmEast-northeast ENE
FomboniSun 6:58 AM368 km228 miles198 nmEast-northeast ENE
MutsamuduSun 6:58 AM440 km274 miles238 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamoutzouSun 6:58 AM518 km322 miles280 nmEast E
BlantyreSun 5:58 AM658 km409 miles355 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dar es SalaamSun 6:58 AM710 km441 miles383 nmNorth N
LilongweSun 5:58 AM731 km454 miles395 nmWest W
Zanzibar CitySun 6:58 AM783 km487 miles423 nmNorth N

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