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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 = Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 12:58:00 PM.

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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: 67%

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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 12:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 29' South, Longitude: 125° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.23 meters/second, 1617.2 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.75 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.2"1004.80 miWest0° 11' 37.6"13.31 miSouth1004.84 mi
24 hours11° 26' 22.6"791.02 miEast4° 37' 54.3"318.25 miSouth851.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 4:58 AM2651 km1647 miles1431 nmSouth S
PapeeteThu 2:58 AM3151 km1958 miles1701 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Thu 7:58 AM3332 km2070 miles1799 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiFri 2:58 AM3533 km2195 miles1908 nmWest W
Mexico CityThu 6:58 AM3717 km2310 miles2007 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloThu 5:58 AM3733 km2320 miles2016 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesThu 4:58 AM4011 km2492 miles2166 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsThu 6:58 AM4025 km2501 miles2174 nmEast E
PhoenixThu 5:58 AM4125 km2563 miles2227 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 6:58 AM4271 km2654 miles2306 nmEast-northeast ENE

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