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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 = Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 4:40:00 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: 66%

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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 58' North, Longitude: 36° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.54 meters/second, 1539.1 km/hour, 956.4 miles/hour or 831.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"15.94 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miNorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.8"956.10 miWest0° 05' 28.1"6.27 miNorth955.87 mi
24 hours11° 23' 20.2"749.52 miEast1° 47' 46.1"123.54 miNorth755.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port SudanSun 7:40 PM192 km119 miles103 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NakfaSun 7:40 PM238 km148 miles128 nmSoutheast SE
KassalaSun 7:40 PM279 km174 miles151 nmSouth S
KerenSun 7:40 PM306 km190 miles165 nmSoutheast SE
TeseneySun 7:40 PM315 km196 miles170 nmSouth S
AsmaraSun 7:40 PM377 km234 miles203 nmSoutheast SE
MendeferaSun 7:40 PM409 km254 miles221 nmSoutheast SE
JeddahSun 7:40 PM478 km297 miles258 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakkahSun 7:40 PM502 km312 miles271 nmNortheast NE
KhartoumSun 7:40 PM514 km319 miles277 nmWest-southwest WSW

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