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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 11:44:00 PM.

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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: 40%

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 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 25' North, Longitude: 99° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.68 meters/second, 1597.2 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.54 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.4"992.34 miWest0° 09' 56.7"11.39 miNorth992.17 mi
24 hours11° 00' 00.6"750.68 miEast3° 42' 45.3"255.18 miNorth788.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa María HuatulcoThu 5:44 PM781 km485 miles422 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoThu 5:44 PM826 km513 miles446 nmNorth N
OaxacaThu 5:44 PM892 km554 miles482 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 5:44 PM1108 km688 miles598 nmNorth N
GuatemalaThu 5:44 PM1115 km693 miles602 nmEast-northeast ENE
VeracruzThu 5:44 PM1136 km706 miles613 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaThu 5:44 PM1178 km732 miles636 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 5:44 PM1201 km746 miles648 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuadalajaraThu 5:44 PM1318 km819 miles712 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LeonThu 5:44 PM1320 km820 miles713 nmNorth N

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