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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 = Monday, January 7, 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: 28%

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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 42' South, Longitude: 53° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.63 meters/second, 1539.5 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.94 miWest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 miSouth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 25' 57.8"956.28 miWest0° 07' 49.4"8.97 miSouth956.00 mi
24 hours14° 00' 02.7"927.67 miEast2° 37' 34.2"180.61 miSouth938.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaMon 6:58 AM479 km297 miles258 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 7:58 AM500 km311 miles270 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisMon 7:58 AM559 km347 miles302 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirananaMon 6:58 AM678 km421 miles366 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 6:58 AM694 km431 miles375 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeMon 6:58 AM782 km486 miles422 nmWest-southwest WSW
MamoutzouMon 6:58 AM1005 km624 miles542 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniMon 6:58 AM1250 km777 miles675 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaMon 7:58 AM1350 km839 miles729 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamMon 6:58 AM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmWest-northwest WNW

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