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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 12:34:00 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 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 21' North, Longitude: 122° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.61 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 32' 13.6"1001.18 miWest0° 11' 01.7"12.63 miNorth1001.11 mi
24 hours11° 02' 26.5"760.39 miEast4° 12' 23.4"289.07 miNorth810.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanWed 5:34 PM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 5:34 PM2894 km1799 miles1563 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 6:34 PM2971 km1846 miles1604 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesWed 4:34 PM3208 km1993 miles1732 nmNorth N
PhoenixWed 5:34 PM3293 km2046 miles1778 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownWed 4:34 PM3464 km2153 miles1871 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Las VegasWed 4:34 PM3491 km2169 miles1885 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoWed 4:34 PM3592 km2232 miles1939 nmNorth N
GuatemalaWed 6:34 PM3643 km2264 miles1967 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsWed 6:34 PM3719 km2311 miles2008 nmEast E

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