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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 = Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 2:18:00 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: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 48' South, Longitude: 121° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.10 meters/second, 1584.4 km/hour, 984.5 miles/hour or 855.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.41 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 29' 07.9"984.26 miWest0° 10' 34.9"12.12 miSouth984.05 mi
24 hours12° 42' 57.1"864.03 miEast3° 57' 50.0"272.49 miSouth899.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 6:18 AM1813 km1126 miles979 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sat 9:18 AM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSat 4:18 AM3098 km1925 miles1673 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 8:18 AM3712 km2307 miles2004 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CitySat 8:18 AM4158 km2583 miles2245 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSun 4:18 AM4190 km2603 miles2262 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSat 4:18 AM4226 km2626 miles2282 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuatemalaSat 8:18 AM4439 km2758 miles2397 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 8:18 AM4495 km2793 miles2427 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 8:18 AM4666 km2899 miles2519 nmEast-northeast ENE

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