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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 = Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 6:46:00 PM.

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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: 93%

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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 18:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 15' North, Longitude: 109° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.76 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miSouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.5"1003.75 miWest0° 11' 21.0"13.00 miSouth1003.93 mi
24 hours11° 14' 00.8"775.79 miEast4° 36' 29.2"316.61 miSouth838.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KuchingWed 2:46 AM214 km133 miles115 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PontianakWed 1:46 AM362 km225 miles196 nmSouth S
MiriWed 2:46 AM524 km326 miles283 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala BelaitWed 2:46 AM555 km345 miles300 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pekan TutongWed 2:46 AM607 km377 miles328 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tanjung PinangWed 1:46 AM609 km379 miles329 nmWest-southwest WSW
Bandar Seri BegawanWed 2:46 AM640 km398 miles346 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeWed 2:46 AM656 km407 miles354 nmWest-southwest WSW
Johor BahruWed 2:46 AM658 km409 miles355 nmWest-southwest WSW
KuantanWed 2:46 AM679 km422 miles367 nmWest W

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