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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 21:52:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

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 26, 2013 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 40' North, Longitude: 30° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.62 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.20 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.5"972.03 miwest0° 08' 00.0"9.17 misouth972.36 mi
24 hours11° 18' 43.6"757.05 mieast3° 30' 41.5"241.39 misouth799.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-UbayyidSun 12:52 AM172 km107 miles93 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KhartoumSun 12:52 AM223 km138 miles120 nmEast-northeast ENE
KostiSun 12:52 AM270 km168 miles146 nmSoutheast SE
MalakalSun 12:52 AM578 km359 miles312 nmSouth S
Al-FashirSun 12:52 AM588 km366 miles318 nmWest W
KassalaSun 12:52 AM619 km385 miles334 nmEast E
TeseneySun 12:52 AM642 km399 miles347 nmEast E
Bahir DarSun 12:52 AM801 km498 miles432 nmEast-southeast ESE
WauSun 12:52 AM826 km513 miles446 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KerenSun 12:52 AM842 km523 miles455 nmEast E
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