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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 17, 2013 at 12:24:00 AM.

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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: 31%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 19' North, Longitude: 120° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.63 meters/second, 1611.5 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 32' 13.5"1001.22 miWest0° 11' 02.1"12.64 miNorth1001.15 mi
24 hours11° 02' 29.5"760.48 miEast4° 12' 34.6"289.28 miNorth810.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanWed 5:24 PM2463 km1531 miles1330 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 6:24 PM2479 km1540 miles1338 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoWed 6:24 PM2543 km1580 miles1373 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesWed 6:24 PM2649 km1646 miles1431 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityWed 6:24 PM2753 km1711 miles1486 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 5:24 PM2800 km1740 miles1512 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesWed 4:24 PM3187 km1980 miles1721 nmNorth N
PhoenixWed 5:24 PM3223 km2002 miles1740 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 6:24 PM3391 km2107 miles1831 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasWed 4:24 PM3450 km2143 miles1863 nmNorth N

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