Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 12:26:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 31%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.62 meters/second, 1611.4 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.2"||16.69 mi||West||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||North||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 13.5"||1001.21 mi||West||0° 11' 02.0"||12.64 mi||North||1001.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 28.9"||760.46 mi||East||4° 12' 32.5"||289.24 mi||North||810.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan||Wed 5:26 PM||2494 km||1550 miles||1347 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara||Wed 6:26 PM||2517 km||1564 miles||1359 nm||NE|
|Acapulco||Wed 6:26 PM||2589 km||1609 miles||1398 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City||Wed 6:26 PM||2796 km||1737 miles||1510 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 5:26 PM||2818 km||1751 miles||1521 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles||Wed 4:26 PM||3190 km||1982 miles||1722 nm||N|
|Phoenix||Wed 5:26 PM||3235 km||2010 miles||1747 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Wed 6:26 PM||3441 km||2138 miles||1858 nm||ENE|
|Las Vegas||Wed 4:26 PM||3456 km||2148 miles||1866 nm||N|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 6:26 PM||3507 km||2179 miles||1894 nm||E|
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