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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 17, 2013 at 10:34:00 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: 35%

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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 10:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 09' North, Longitude: 92° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.16 meters/second, 1606.2 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.63 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 32' 23.7"997.92 miWest0° 10' 36.0"12.14 miNorth997.80 mi
24 hours11° 00' 21.9"755.40 miEast4° 00' 28.1"275.44 miNorth800.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehThu 5:34 PM393 km244 miles212 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port BlairThu 4:04 PM501 km311 miles270 nmNorth N
MedanThu 5:34 PM824 km512 miles445 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hat YaiThu 5:34 PM920 km572 miles497 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurThu 6:34 PM1149 km714 miles620 nmEast-southeast ESE
YangonThu 5:04 PM1149 km714 miles621 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangkokThu 5:34 PM1168 km726 miles631 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 4:04 PM1351 km839 miles729 nmWest W
ColomboThu 4:04 PM1356 km843 miles732 nmWest W
SingaporeThu 6:34 PM1452 km902 miles784 nmEast-southeast ESE

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