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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 = Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 7:10:00 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: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 54' South, Longitude: 80° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.94 meters/second, 1544.2 km/hour, 959.5 miles/hour or 833.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.99 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 25' 08.7"959.30 miWest0° 08' 48.4"10.09 miNorth959.70 mi
24 hours13° 33' 07.0"901.63 miEast3° 55' 18.5"269.62 miNorth948.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 1:10 PM1301 km808 miles703 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSat 12:10 PM2351 km1461 miles1270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 12:10 PM2445 km1519 miles1320 nmSouth S
Port LouisSat 11:10 AM2485 km1544 miles1342 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:40 PM2520 km1566 miles1361 nmNorth N
ColomboSat 12:40 PM2526 km1569 miles1364 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisSat 11:10 AM2706 km1682 miles1461 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 11:10 AM3014 km1873 miles1628 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaSat 2:10 PM3061 km1902 miles1653 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSat 3:10 PM3140 km1951 miles1695 nmNortheast NE

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