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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 9:46:00 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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 03' North, Longitude: 101° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.30 meters/second, 1603.1 km/hour, 996.1 miles/hour or 865.6 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' 32.3"995.99 miWest0° 10' 25.2"11.94 miSouth996.27 mi
24 hours10° 59' 00.5"752.27 miEast4° 20' 17.2"298.10 miSouth812.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoTue 3:46 AM987 km613 miles533 nmNorth N
Santa María HuatulcoTue 3:46 AM1018 km633 miles550 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 3:46 AM1280 km795 miles691 nmNorth N
VeracruzTue 3:46 AM1355 km842 miles732 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 3:46 AM1383 km860 miles747 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuadalajaraTue 3:46 AM1412 km878 miles763 nmNorth N
Santa AnaTue 3:46 AM1444 km898 miles780 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeonTue 3:46 AM1446 km899 miles781 nmNorth N
Puerto VallartaTue 3:46 AM1451 km902 miles784 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San SalvadorTue 3:46 AM1466 km911 miles792 nmEast-northeast ENE

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