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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 = Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 5:30:00 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: 4%

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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 37' South, Longitude: 75° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.16 meters/second, 1498.2 km/hour, 930.9 miles/hour or 808.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.52 miWest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 miNorth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 22' 24.1"930.62 miWest0° 02' 16.6"2.61 miNorth930.74 mi
24 hours14° 54' 02.3"964.73 miEast1° 35' 50.8"109.89 miNorth975.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaThu 11:30 AM1507 km936 miles814 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisThu 9:30 AM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandThu 10:30 AM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisThu 9:30 AM2067 km1285 miles1116 nmWest W
MaleThu 10:30 AM2750 km1709 miles1485 nmNorth N
VictoriaThu 9:30 AM2784 km1730 miles1503 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoThu 8:30 AM2915 km1811 miles1574 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 11:00 AM3084 km1916 miles1665 nmNorth N
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 10:30 AM3220 km2001 miles1738 nmSouth S
MoroniThu 8:30 AM3560 km2212 miles1922 nmWest W

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