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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 = Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 10:12:00 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: 95%

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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 22:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 28' North, Longitude: 2° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.30 meters/second, 1523.9 km/hour, 946.9 miles/hour or 822.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.78 miWest0° 00' 03.8"0.08 miSouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.6"946.60 miWest0° 03' 59.1"4.57 miSouth946.80 mi
24 hours11° 37' 34.0"758.37 miEast2° 00' 44.7"138.41 miSouth775.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitThu 11:12 PM494 km307 miles267 nmEast E
AgadezThu 11:12 PM618 km384 miles334 nmEast-southeast ESE
NiameyThu 11:12 PM662 km411 miles357 nmSouth S
DoriThu 10:12 PM671 km417 miles362 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TimbuktuThu 10:12 PM679 km422 miles366 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaradiThu 11:12 PM807 km501 miles436 nmSoutheast SE
OuahigouyaThu 10:12 PM854 km531 miles461 nmSouthwest SW
In SalahThu 11:12 PM857 km532 miles463 nmNorth N
Fada N'gourmaThu 10:12 PM858 km533 miles463 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuagadougouThu 10:12 PM909 km565 miles491 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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