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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 7:30:00 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: 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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 51' South, Longitude: 75° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.05 meters/second, 1544.6 km/hour, 959.8 miles/hour or 834.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.00 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 25' 10.4"959.57 miWest0° 08' 50.4"10.13 miNorth959.97 mi
24 hours13° 32' 26.3"901.10 miEast3° 55' 57.2"270.35 miNorth948.46 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 1:30 PM1013 km630 miles547 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisSat 11:30 AM1990 km1236 miles1074 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSat 11:30 AM2214 km1376 miles1196 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSat 12:30 PM2228 km1384 miles1203 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSat 12:30 PM2439 km1516 miles1317 nmSouth S
VictoriaSat 11:30 AM2543 km1580 miles1373 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 1:00 PM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmNorth N
ColomboSat 1:00 PM2560 km1590 miles1382 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSat 10:30 AM3015 km1874 miles1628 nmWest W
BengaluruSat 1:00 PM3193 km1984 miles1724 nmNorth N

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