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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 = Monday, January 7, 2013 at 1:56:00 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: 24%

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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 55' South, Longitude: 90° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.39 meters/second, 1527.8 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.82 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miSouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 25' 06.5"949.01 miWest0° 06' 46.2"7.76 miSouth948.74 mi
24 hours14° 18' 41.4"941.97 miEast2° 08' 43.0"147.56 miSouth947.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaMon 8:56 AM1550 km963 miles837 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsMon 7:56 AM1884 km1170 miles1017 nmNorth N
GuayaquilMon 8:56 AM2066 km1284 miles1116 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Mon 8:56 AM2217 km1377 miles1197 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoMon 8:56 AM2335 km1451 miles1261 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 9:56 AM2344 km1457 miles1266 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMon 9:56 AM2563 km1593 miles1384 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Mon 10:56 AM2595 km1613 miles1401 nmSoutheast SE
SucreMon 9:56 AM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmEast E
CórdobaMon 10:56 AM3010 km1871 miles1625 nmSoutheast SE

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