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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 = Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 3:26:00 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: 91%

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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 03:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 36' North, Longitude: 16° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.26 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.75 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 58.5"1004.86 miWest0° 11' 30.3"13.18 miSouth1004.99 mi
24 hours11° 18' 01.8"781.36 miEast4° 38' 03.2"318.41 miSouth843.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaWed 3:26 AM824 km512 miles445 nmNortheast NE
FreetownWed 3:26 AM846 km525 miles457 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KakataWed 3:26 AM878 km545 miles474 nmNortheast NE
BoWed 3:26 AM883 km549 miles477 nmNortheast NE
KenemaWed 3:26 AM914 km568 miles493 nmNortheast NE
ConakryWed 3:26 AM929 km577 miles502 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakeniWed 3:26 AM948 km589 miles512 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GbarngaWed 3:26 AM986 km613 miles533 nmNortheast NE
KoiduWed 3:26 AM994 km618 miles537 nmNortheast NE
BissauWed 3:26 AM1140 km708 miles615 nmNorth N

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