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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 = Friday, February 1, 2013 at 12:58:00 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: 77%

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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 00:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 08' South, Longitude: 42° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.27 meters/second, 1603.0 km/hour, 996.0 miles/hour or 865.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.60 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miSouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 34.8"995.88 miWest0° 11' 10.5"12.80 miSouth995.76 mi
24 hours12° 00' 29.6"824.20 miEast4° 17' 38.2"295.11 miSouth871.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Dar es SalaamFri 3:58 AM317 km197 miles171 nmWest W
Zanzibar CityFri 3:58 AM343 km213 miles185 nmWest-northwest WNW
MombasaFri 3:58 AM437 km271 miles236 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniFri 3:58 AM519 km322 miles280 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FomboniFri 3:58 AM596 km370 miles322 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MutsamuduFri 3:58 AM609 km378 miles329 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PembaFri 2:58 AM669 km416 miles361 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouFri 3:58 AM710 km441 miles383 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DodomaFri 3:58 AM715 km445 miles386 nmWest W
KismayoFri 3:58 AM750 km466 miles405 nmNorth N

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