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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 10:40:00 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: 59%

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 22:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 05' North, Longitude: 61° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.98 meters/second, 1555.1 km/hour, 966.3 miles/hour or 839.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.10 miWest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 miNorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.7"966.07 miWest0° 06' 53.4"7.90 miNorth965.83 mi
24 hours11° 14' 33.5"747.30 miEast2° 23' 42.6"164.71 miNorth760.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 6:40 PM10 km6 miles6 nmSouth S
Pointe-à-PitreSat 6:40 PM26 km16 miles14 nmNortheast NE
BradesSat 6:40 PM93 km58 miles50 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RoseauSat 6:40 PM95 km59 miles51 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 6:40 PM114 km71 miles62 nmNorth N
CharlestownSat 6:40 PM151 km94 miles81 nmNorthwest NW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 6:40 PM171 km106 miles92 nmNorthwest NW
Codrington (Barbuda)Sat 6:40 PM172 km107 miles93 nmNorth N
Fort-de-FranceSat 6:40 PM179 km111 miles96 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GustaviaSat 6:40 PM233 km145 miles126 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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