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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 9:34:00 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 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 05' North, Longitude: 98° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.26 meters/second, 1602.9 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' 32.4"16.60 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miSouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 32' 32.2"995.90 miWest0° 10' 24.7"11.93 miSouth996.19 mi
24 hours10° 58' 59.8"752.19 miEast4° 20' 07.3"297.91 miSouth812.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa María HuatulcoTue 3:34 AM886 km551 miles479 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoTue 3:34 AM983 km611 miles531 nmNorth N
OaxacaTue 3:34 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmNorth N
GuatemalaTue 3:34 AM1123 km698 miles606 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaTue 3:34 AM1168 km726 miles631 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorTue 3:34 AM1184 km736 miles639 nmEast-northeast ENE
VeracruzTue 3:34 AM1254 km779 miles677 nmNorth N
Mexico CityTue 3:34 AM1256 km781 miles678 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaTue 3:34 AM1394 km866 miles753 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsTue 3:34 AM1396 km867 miles754 nmSoutheast SE

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