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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 = Friday, January 11, 2013 at 6:10:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 18:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 38' South, Longitude: 92° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.53 meters/second, 1528.3 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.83 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 24' 07.7"949.42 miWest0° 07' 23.3"8.47 miNorth949.79 mi
24 hours13° 59' 07.8"921.97 miEast3° 26' 52.7"237.08 miNorth959.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 1:10 PM1736 km1079 miles937 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:10 PM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmNorth N
Easter Island *Fri 1:10 PM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmSouthwest SW
GuayaquilFri 1:10 PM2167 km1347 miles1170 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 1:10 PM2436 km1514 miles1315 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 2:10 PM2555 km1587 miles1379 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 2:10 PM2757 km1713 miles1489 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Fri 3:10 PM2767 km1719 miles1494 nmSoutheast SE
SucreFri 2:10 PM2840 km1765 miles1534 nmEast E
BogotaFri 1:10 PM3159 km1963 miles1706 nmNortheast NE

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