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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 12:44:00 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 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 23' North, Longitude: 124° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.59 meters/second, 1611.3 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 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' 13.9"1001.13 miWest0° 11' 01.3"12.62 miNorth1001.06 mi
24 hours11° 02' 23.6"760.29 miEast4° 12' 12.2"288.86 miNorth810.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloWed 5:44 PM3007 km1869 miles1624 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 6:44 PM3196 km1986 miles1725 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesWed 4:44 PM3248 km2018 miles1754 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixWed 5:44 PM3380 km2100 miles1825 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownWed 4:44 PM3415 km2122 miles1844 nmSouth S
Las VegasWed 4:44 PM3549 km2205 miles1916 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoWed 4:44 PM3597 km2235 miles1942 nmNorth N
KiritimatiThu 2:44 PM3624 km2252 miles1957 nmWest W
PapeeteWed 2:44 PM3711 km2306 miles2004 nmSouthwest SW
GuatemalaWed 6:44 PM3897 km2422 miles2104 nmEast-northeast ENE

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