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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 6:36:00 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 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 02' South, Longitude: 15° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.75 meters/second, 1536.3 km/hour, 954.6 miles/hour or 829.5 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' 44.0"954.31 miWest0° 07' 33.5"8.66 miSouth954.03 mi
24 hours14° 05' 09.0"931.63 miEast2° 30' 14.4"172.21 miSouth940.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Opuwo *Mon 8:36 AM222 km138 miles120 nmWest-southwest WSW
LubangoMon 7:36 AM329 km204 miles177 nmNorthwest NW
MenongueMon 7:36 AM343 km213 miles185 nmNortheast NE
Rundu *Mon 8:36 AM448 km279 miles242 nmEast-southeast ESE
HuamboMon 7:36 AM472 km293 miles255 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Mon 8:36 AM631 km392 miles341 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Swakopmund *Mon 8:36 AM635 km395 miles343 nmSouth S
Walvis Bay *Mon 8:36 AM666 km414 miles360 nmSouth S
LuenaMon 7:36 AM741 km461 miles400 nmNortheast NE
GhanziMon 8:36 AM815 km506 miles440 nmSoutheast SE

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