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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 4:38:00 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: 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 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 04' North, Longitude: 56° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.56 meters/second, 1593.2 km/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 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' 59.5"989.83 miWest0° 09' 55.8"11.37 miSouth990.15 mi
24 hours11° 10' 00.8"760.58 miEast4° 11' 03.1"287.54 miSouth817.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GeorgetownMon 12:38 AM412 km256 miles223 nmSouth-southwest SSW
New AmsterdamMon 12:38 AM442 km275 miles239 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nieuw NickerieMon 1:38 AM462 km287 miles249 nmSouth S
ParamariboMon 1:38 AM486 km302 miles262 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BridgetownMon 12:38 AM492 km306 miles266 nmNorthwest NW
LindenMon 12:38 AM495 km308 miles268 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ScarboroughMon 12:38 AM499 km310 miles269 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChaguanasMon 12:38 AM560 km348 miles302 nmWest W
San FernandoMon 12:38 AM564 km350 miles305 nmWest W
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniMon 1:38 AM564 km351 miles305 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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