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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 = Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 1:08:00 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: 85%

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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 35' South, Longitude: 28° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.73 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 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' 31.5"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.0"1003.68 miWest0° 11' 35.8"13.28 miSouth1003.69 mi
24 hours11° 33' 47.9"799.03 miEast4° 34' 33.4"314.43 miSouth856.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukavuThu 3:08 AM77 km48 miles41 nmEast E
GomaThu 3:08 AM155 km96 miles84 nmNortheast NE
BujumburaThu 3:08 AM159 km99 miles86 nmEast-southeast ESE
ButareThu 3:08 AM176 km109 miles95 nmEast E
GitaramaThu 3:08 AM186 km115 miles100 nmEast-northeast ENE
NgoziThu 3:08 AM189 km117 miles102 nmEast E
RuhengeriThu 3:08 AM204 km127 miles110 nmNortheast NE
GitegaThu 3:08 AM218 km135 miles118 nmEast-southeast ESE
KigaliThu 3:08 AM223 km139 miles120 nmEast-northeast ENE
MuyingaThu 3:08 AM244 km152 miles132 nmEast E

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