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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 1:34:00 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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 39' South, Longitude: 98° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.55 meters/second, 1557.2 km/hour, 967.6 miles/hour or 840.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.13 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miSouth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.3"967.32 miWest0° 09' 06.4"10.43 miSouth967.04 mi
24 hours13° 30' 43.8"904.32 miEast3° 13' 45.2"222.05 miSouth924.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sun 8:34 AM1786 km1110 miles965 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSun 7:34 AM1800 km1119 miles972 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 8:34 AM2327 km1446 miles1256 nmEast E
GuayaquilSun 8:34 AM2451 km1523 miles1324 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSun 8:34 AM2706 km1681 miles1461 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSun 7:34 AM3142 km1953 miles1697 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSun 9:34 AM3246 km2017 miles1753 nmEast E
ManaguaSun 7:34 AM3250 km2020 miles1755 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSun 7:34 AM3294 km2047 miles1779 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaSun 8:34 AM3341 km2076 miles1804 nmNortheast NE

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