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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 = Monday, January 21, 2013 at 4:30:00 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: 75%

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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' North, Longitude: 50° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.80 meters/second, 1522.1 km/hour, 945.8 miles/hour or 821.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.76 miWest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 miNorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.6"945.46 miWest0° 03' 24.4"3.91 miNorth945.30 mi
24 hours11° 34' 10.5"753.36 miEast0° 56' 23.5"64.66 miNorth753.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahMon 8:30 PM486 km302 miles262 nmSoutheast SE
Al MukallaMon 7:30 PM595 km370 miles321 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DohaMon 7:30 PM622 km387 miles336 nmNorth N
HofufMon 7:30 PM632 km393 miles341 nmNorth N
Al-JamiliyahMon 7:30 PM653 km406 miles353 nmNorth N
Abu DhabiMon 8:30 PM659 km409 miles356 nmNortheast NE
Al KhorMon 7:30 PM666 km414 miles359 nmNorth N
RiyadhMon 7:30 PM667 km414 miles360 nmNorthwest NW
RiffaMon 7:30 PM707 km439 miles382 nmNorth N
ManamaMon 7:30 PM717 km446 miles387 nmNorth N

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