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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 5:38:00 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 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 54' North, Longitude: 70° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.79 meters/second, 1594.0 km/hour, 990.5 miles/hour or 860.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.51 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 32' 00.1"990.35 miWest0° 09' 58.8"11.43 miSouth990.66 mi
24 hours11° 09' 52.3"760.81 miEast4° 12' 05.0"288.72 miSouth817.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Ciudad OjedaMon 1:08 AM63 km39 miles34 nmNorthwest NW
MaracaiboMon 1:08 AM120 km74 miles65 nmNorthwest NW
BarquisimetoMon 1:08 AM169 km105 miles92 nmEast E
CúcutaMon 12:38 AM286 km178 miles154 nmSouthwest SW
OranjestadMon 1:38 AM305 km189 miles164 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ValenciaMon 1:08 AM314 km195 miles170 nmEast E
WillemstadMon 1:38 AM322 km200 miles174 nmNortheast NE
MaracayMon 1:08 AM359 km223 miles194 nmEast E
BucaramangaMon 12:38 AM396 km246 miles214 nmSouthwest SW
San Fernando de ApureMon 1:08 AM433 km269 miles234 nmEast-southeast ESE

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