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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 = Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 12:16:00 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: 35%

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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 27' South, Longitude: 79° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.99 meters/second, 1558.8 km/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.14 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miSouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 27' 20.1"968.31 miWest0° 09' 12.3"10.55 miSouth968.04 mi
24 hours13° 28' 01.1"902.11 miEast3° 16' 41.1"225.40 miSouth922.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSun 7:16 AM381 km237 miles206 nmNortheast NE
Machu Picchu PuebloSun 7:16 AM775 km481 miles418 nmEast E
La PazSun 8:16 AM1248 km775 miles674 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSun 7:16 AM1354 km841 miles731 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoSun 8:16 AM1370 km851 miles740 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSun 7:16 AM1578 km981 miles852 nmNorth N
SucreSun 8:16 AM1607 km998 miles868 nmEast-southeast ESE
Galapagos IslandsSun 6:16 AM1861 km1157 miles1005 nmNorthwest NW
BogotaSun 7:16 AM2192 km1362 miles1184 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sun 9:16 AM2288 km1422 miles1235 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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