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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 10:26:00 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: 50%

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 22:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 56' North, Longitude: 69° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.31 meters/second, 1577.9 km/hour, 980.5 miles/hour or 852.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.34 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.8"980.28 miWest0° 08' 35.8"9.85 miNorth980.05 mi
24 hours11° 04' 38.5"746.84 miEast3° 07' 24.2"214.74 miNorth772.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OranjestadFri 6:26 PM82 km51 miles44 nmSouthwest SW
WillemstadFri 6:26 PM106 km66 miles57 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KralendijkFri 6:26 PM151 km94 miles82 nmSoutheast SE
BarquisimetoFri 5:56 PM317 km197 miles171 nmSouth S
ValenciaFri 5:56 PM343 km213 miles185 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaracaiboFri 5:56 PM348 km217 miles188 nmSouthwest SW
MaracayFri 5:56 PM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CaracasFri 5:56 PM385 km239 miles208 nmSoutheast SE
San Fernando de ApureFri 5:56 PM598 km371 miles323 nmSouth-southeast SSE
La RomanaFri 6:26 PM609 km379 miles329 nmNorth N

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