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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 4:30:00 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 04:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 46' North, Longitude: 65° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.42 meters/second, 1571.1 km/hour, 976.2 miles/hour or 848.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.27 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miSouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.5"976.06 miWest0° 08' 28.1"9.70 miSouth976.40 mi
24 hours11° 16' 16.5"757.33 miEast3° 40' 44.6"252.89 miSouth803.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CaracasMidnight Sat-Sun385 km239 miles208 nmSouth-southwest SSW
WillemstadSun 12:30 AM400 km249 miles216 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaracayMidnight Sat-Sun427 km266 miles231 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ChristianstedSun 12:30 AM452 km281 miles244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Saint George'sSun 12:30 AM464 km288 miles250 nmEast-southeast ESE
ValenciaMidnight Sat-Sun465 km289 miles251 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PonceSun 12:30 AM481 km299 miles260 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KingstownSun 12:30 AM484 km301 miles262 nmEast E
OranjestadSun 12:30 AM488 km303 miles263 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 12:30 AM489 km304 miles264 nmEast-northeast ENE

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