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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 18, 2013 at 2:34:00 PM.

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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: 46%

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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 47' North, Longitude: 44° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.28 meters/second, 1585.0 km/hour, 984.9 miles/hour or 855.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.41 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 32' 29.9"984.71 miWest0° 09' 05.5"10.42 miNorth984.50 mi
24 hours11° 02' 23.6"747.62 miEast3° 20' 18.0"229.50 miNorth777.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdenFri 5:34 PM112 km70 miles61 nmNorth N
BerberaFri 5:34 PM148 km92 miles80 nmSouth S
ObockFri 5:34 PM185 km115 miles100 nmWest W
DjiboutiFri 5:34 PM201 km125 miles109 nmWest W
Ta'izzFri 5:34 PM225 km140 miles122 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TadjouraFri 5:34 PM229 km142 miles124 nmWest W
Ali SabiehFri 5:34 PM258 km160 miles139 nmWest-southwest WSW
HargeisaFri 5:34 PM265 km164 miles143 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AssabFri 5:34 PM280 km174 miles151 nmWest-northwest WNW
DikhilFri 5:34 PM294 km183 miles159 nmWest-southwest WSW

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