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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 1, 2013 at 8:24:00 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: 86%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 17' North, Longitude: 81° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.04 meters/second, 1602.1 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.59 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miSouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.8"995.39 miWest0° 10' 21.7"11.87 miSouth995.68 mi
24 hours10° 58' 56.9"751.76 miEast4° 19' 08.9"296.79 miSouth811.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santiago de VeraguasTue 3:24 AM57 km35 miles31 nmEast-southeast ESE
DavidTue 3:24 AM108 km67 miles58 nmWest W
BoqueteTue 3:24 AM120 km74 miles65 nmWest-northwest WNW
ColónTue 3:24 AM208 km130 miles113 nmNortheast NE
PanamaTue 3:24 AM227 km141 miles123 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseTue 2:24 AM341 km212 miles184 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlajuelaTue 2:24 AM358 km222 miles193 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonteríaTue 3:24 AM616 km383 miles333 nmEast E
MasayaTue 2:24 AM651 km405 miles352 nmNorthwest NW
Puerto CabezasTue 2:24 AM668 km415 miles361 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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