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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 28, 2013 at 4:20:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 28, 2013 at 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 07' North, Longitude: 51° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.49 meters/second, 1593.0 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.50 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miSouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 31' 59.3"989.68 miWest0° 09' 54.7"11.36 miSouth990.00 mi
24 hours11° 10' 03.3"760.52 miEast4° 10' 44.2"287.19 miSouth816.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniMon 1:20 AM558 km347 miles302 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneMon 1:20 AM574 km357 miles310 nmSouth S
ParamariboMon 1:20 AM591 km367 miles319 nmSouthwest SW
Nieuw NickerieMon 1:20 AM721 km448 miles389 nmSouthwest SW
New AmsterdamMon 12:20 AM747 km464 miles403 nmSouthwest SW
GeorgetownMon 12:20 AM774 km481 miles418 nmWest-southwest WSW
LindenMon 12:20 AM829 km515 miles448 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownMon 12:20 AM898 km558 miles485 nmWest-northwest WNW
ScarboroughMon 12:20 AM967 km601 miles522 nmWest W
Port of SpainMon 12:20 AM1047 km651 miles565 nmWest W

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