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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 27, 2013 at 2:38:00 AM.

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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: 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 Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 02:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 01' North, Longitude: 38° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.92 meters/second, 1569.3 km/hour, 975.1 miles/hour or 847.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.25 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miSouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.6"974.93 miWest0° 08' 20.4"9.56 miSouth975.27 mi
24 hours11° 16' 56.5"757.23 miEast3° 37' 59.1"249.74 miSouth802.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSun 1:38 AM1623 km1009 miles876 nmEast E
CayenneSat 11:38 PM1816 km1129 miles981 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSat 11:38 PM1963 km1220 miles1060 nmSouth S
BelémSat 11:38 PM2032 km1262 miles1097 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboSat 11:38 PM2035 km1264 miles1099 nmWest-southwest WSW
DakarSun 2:38 AM2277 km1415 miles1230 nmEast E
BridgetownSat 10:38 PM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmWest W
GeorgetownSat 10:38 PM2290 km1423 miles1237 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanjulSun 2:38 AM2376 km1476 miles1283 nmEast E
CastriesSat 10:38 PM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmWest W

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