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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 2:26:00 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 14:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 59' South, Longitude: 97° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.23 meters/second, 1527.2 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.82 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miSouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 25' 04.0"948.67 miWest0° 06' 42.8"7.70 miSouth948.40 mi
24 hours14° 19' 34.2"942.64 miEast2° 07' 11.5"145.81 miSouth948.03 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 *Mon 9:26 AM1591 km989 miles859 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 8:26 AM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 9:26 AM2278 km1416 miles1230 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilMon 9:26 AM2583 km1605 miles1395 nmNortheast NE
QuitoMon 9:26 AM2847 km1769 miles1537 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 10:26 AM3108 km1931 miles1678 nmEast E
Santiago *Mon 11:26 AM3164 km1966 miles1709 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoMon 10:26 AM3305 km2054 miles1785 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 10:26 AM3385 km2103 miles1828 nmEast E
San JoseMon 8:26 AM3414 km2121 miles1843 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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