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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 2:56:00 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: 34%

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 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 51' South, Longitude: 118° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.08 meters/second, 1555.5 km/hour, 966.5 miles/hour or 839.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.11 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miSouth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 27' 06.3"966.26 miWest0° 08' 59.7"10.31 miSouth965.98 mi
24 hours13° 33' 34.5"906.63 miEast3° 10' 36.5"218.45 miSouth925.63 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 9:56 AM1631 km1014 miles881 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSun 6:56 AM1687 km1048 miles911 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSun 4:56 AM3372 km2095 miles1821 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsSun 8:56 AM3495 km2172 miles1887 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CitySun 8:56 AM4324 km2687 miles2335 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 9:56 AM4453 km2767 miles2404 nmEast E
GuatemalaSun 8:56 AM4454 km2768 miles2405 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaSun 4:56 AM4455 km2768 miles2405 nmWest-southwest WSW
San SalvadorSun 8:56 AM4486 km2787 miles2422 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSun 8:56 AM4610 km2865 miles2489 nmNortheast NE

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