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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 = Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 3:46:00 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: 2%

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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' South, Longitude: 72° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.65 meters/second, 1503.5 km/hour, 934.3 miles/hour or 811.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.57 miWest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miNorth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 22' 39.6"933.98 miWest0° 03' 49.8"4.39 miNorth934.18 mi
24 hours14° 42' 55.0"955.89 miEast2° 10' 46.8"149.92 miNorth973.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Iquique *Thu 12:46 PM222 km138 miles120 nmEast E
ArequipaThu 10:46 AM418 km260 miles226 nmNorth N
La PazThu 11:46 AM592 km368 miles320 nmNortheast NE
SucreThu 11:46 AM745 km463 miles402 nmEast E
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 10:46 AM770 km478 miles416 nmNorth N
SaltaThu 12:46 PM876 km544 miles473 nmSoutheast SE
LimaThu 10:46 AM1026 km638 miles554 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoThu 11:46 AM1219 km757 miles658 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Thu 12:46 PM1486 km923 miles802 nmSouth S
CórdobaThu 12:46 PM1491 km927 miles805 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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