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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 19, 2013 at 8:30:00 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: 58%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 50' North, Longitude: 30° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.54 meters/second, 1557.2 km/hour, 967.6 miles/hour or 840.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.13 miWest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 miNorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 32' 09.0"967.34 miWest0° 07' 03.1"8.08 miNorth967.09 mi
24 hours11° 13' 32.6"747.12 miEast2° 27' 50.7"169.45 miNorth761.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloSat 7:30 PM572 km356 miles309 nmEast-northeast ENE
PraiaSat 7:30 PM729 km453 miles394 nmEast E
DakarSat 8:30 PM1381 km858 miles746 nmEast E
BanjulSat 8:30 PM1494 km929 miles807 nmEast E
NouakchottSat 8:30 PM1538 km956 miles830 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauSat 8:30 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmEast-southeast ESE
ConakrySat 8:30 PM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownSat 8:30 PM2019 km1255 miles1090 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnSat 8:30 PM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSat 5:30 PM2349 km1460 miles1268 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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