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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, September 27, 2013 at 3:56:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM
This phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 27, 2013 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 03' North, Longitude: 29° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.57 meters/second, 1528.4 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.83 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 miSouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.2"949.46 miWest0° 02' 27.7"2.82 miSouth949.58 mi
24 hours11° 24' 09.6"745.66 miEast1° 22' 29.2"94.55 miSouth754.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhartoumFri 6:56 AM511 km318 miles276 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidFri 6:56 AM656 km408 miles354 nmSouth S
AswanFri 5:56 AM669 km416 miles361 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port SudanFri 6:56 AM831 km516 miles449 nmEast E
Kufra *Fri 5:56 AM846 km525 miles457 nmNorthwest NW
KassalaFri 6:56 AM851 km529 miles460 nmEast-southeast ESE
TeseneyFri 6:56 AM893 km555 miles482 nmEast-southeast ESE
JeddahFri 6:56 AM1064 km661 miles575 nmEast-northeast ENE
AsmaraFri 6:56 AM1101 km684 miles595 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakkahFri 6:56 AM1121 km697 miles606 nmEast-northeast ENE

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