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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 6:26:00 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: 27%

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 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 01' South, Longitude: 18° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.81 meters/second, 1536.5 km/hour, 954.7 miles/hour or 829.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.91 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 miSouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 25' 45.0"954.44 miWest0° 07' 34.5"8.68 miSouth954.15 mi
24 hours14° 04' 49.8"931.39 miEast2° 30' 42.5"172.75 miSouth940.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Rundu *Mon 8:26 AM208 km129 miles112 nmEast-southeast ESE
MenongueMon 7:26 AM263 km163 miles142 nmNorth N
HuamboMon 7:26 AM531 km330 miles287 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LubangoMon 7:26 AM540 km336 miles292 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonguMon 8:26 AM577 km359 miles312 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuenaMon 7:26 AM613 km381 miles331 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Mon 8:26 AM624 km387 miles337 nmSouth S
GhanziMon 8:26 AM642 km399 miles346 nmSoutheast SE
MaunMon 8:26 AM656 km408 miles354 nmEast-southeast ESE
Walvis Bay *Mon 8:26 AM755 km469 miles408 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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