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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 12:52:00 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 00:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 24' North, Longitude: 126° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.57 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' 14.1"1001.09 miWest0° 11' 01.0"12.62 miNorth1001.02 mi
24 hours11° 02' 21.4"760.22 miEast4° 12' 03.3"288.69 miNorth810.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloWed 5:52 PM3110 km1932 miles1679 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesWed 4:52 PM3294 km2047 miles1778 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 6:52 PM3379 km2100 miles1825 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownWed 4:52 PM3389 km2106 miles1830 nmSouth S
KiritimatiThu 2:52 PM3410 km2119 miles1841 nmWest W
PhoenixWed 5:52 PM3461 km2151 miles1869 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteWed 2:52 PM3560 km2212 miles1922 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasWed 4:52 PM3607 km2241 miles1948 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoWed 4:52 PM3614 km2245 miles1951 nmNorth N
HonoluluWed 2:52 PM3781 km2349 miles2041 nmWest-northwest WNW

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