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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 = Friday, January 11, 2013 at 6:30:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 55' South, Longitude: 75° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.04 meters/second, 1515.7 km/hour, 941.8 miles/hour or 818.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.70 miWest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 miNorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 23' 21.4"941.59 miWest0° 05' 54.7"6.78 miNorth941.89 mi
24 hours14° 20' 35.0"938.56 miEast2° 56' 03.6"201.79 miNorth967.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 12:30 PM1338 km832 miles723 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisFri 10:30 AM1927 km1198 miles1041 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandFri 11:30 AM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisFri 10:30 AM2143 km1331 miles1157 nmWest W
MaleFri 11:30 AM2568 km1595 miles1386 nmNorth N
VictoriaFri 10:30 AM2721 km1691 miles1469 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 12:00 Noon2890 km1796 miles1560 nmNorth N
AntananarivoFri 9:30 AM2978 km1850 miles1608 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisFri 11:30 AM3412 km2120 miles1843 nmSouth S
BengaluruFri 12:00 Noon3533 km2195 miles1908 nmNorth N

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