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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 10:46:00 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: 85%

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 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 53' North, Longitude: 115° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.49 meters/second, 1603.8 km/hour, 996.5 miles/hour or 866.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.61 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miSouth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 32' 32.5"996.42 miWest0° 10' 27.8"11.98 miSouth996.70 mi
24 hours10° 59' 04.3"752.66 miEast4° 21' 06.2"299.03 miSouth812.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GuadalajaraTue 4:46 AM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanTue 3:46 AM1975 km1227 miles1067 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoTue 4:46 AM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesTue 4:46 AM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityTue 4:46 AM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 3:46 AM2404 km1493 miles1298 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzTue 4:46 AM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixTue 3:46 AM2858 km1776 miles1543 nmNorth N
GuatemalaTue 4:46 AM2863 km1779 miles1546 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesTue 2:46 AM2908 km1807 miles1570 nmNorth N

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