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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 7:54:00 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 07:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 47' South, Longitude: 69° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.19 meters/second, 1545.1 km/hour, 960.1 miles/hour or 834.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.00 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 25' 12.4"959.88 miWest0° 08' 52.7"10.18 miNorth960.28 mi
24 hours13° 31' 37.1"900.45 miEast3° 56' 43.1"271.23 miNorth948.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sat 11:54 AM818 km509 miles442 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaSat 1:54 PM975 km606 miles527 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisSat 11:54 AM1408 km875 miles760 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSat 11:54 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 11:54 AM2012 km1250 miles1087 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSat 12:54 PM2242 km1393 miles1210 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSat 10:54 AM2410 km1497 miles1301 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandSat 12:54 PM2551 km1585 miles1377 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 1:24 PM2736 km1700 miles1478 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSat 10:54 AM2923 km1816 miles1578 nmWest W

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