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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 10:34:00 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: 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 22:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 58' North, Longitude: 71° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.28 meters/second, 1577.8 km/hour, 980.4 miles/hour or 851.9 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' 26.6"980.21 miWest0° 08' 35.1"9.84 miNorth979.98 mi
24 hours11° 04' 41.2"746.83 miEast3° 07' 10.6"214.48 miNorth772.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OranjestadFri 6:34 PM151 km94 miles81 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaracaiboFri 6:04 PM256 km159 miles138 nmSouth S
WillemstadFri 6:34 PM279 km173 miles151 nmEast-southeast ESE
BarquisimetoFri 6:04 PM388 km241 miles210 nmSoutheast SE
BarranquillaFri 5:34 PM435 km270 miles235 nmWest-southwest WSW
ValenciaFri 6:04 PM478 km297 miles258 nmSoutheast SE
MaracayFri 6:04 PM507 km315 miles274 nmSoutheast SE
CartagenaFri 5:34 PM535 km332 miles289 nmWest-southwest WSW
CaracasFri 6:04 PM557 km346 miles301 nmEast-southeast ESE
CúcutaFri 5:34 PM574 km357 miles310 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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