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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 11:46:00 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 23:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 25' North, Longitude: 99° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.67 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"992.32 miWest0° 09' 56.5"11.39 miNorth992.15 mi
24 hours11° 00' 00.7"750.67 miEast3° 42' 42.4"255.13 miNorth788.53 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 5:46 PM803 km499 miles434 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoThu 5:46 PM823 km512 miles445 nmNorth N
OaxacaThu 5:46 PM909 km565 miles491 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 5:46 PM1109 km689 miles599 nmNorth N
VeracruzThu 5:46 PM1152 km716 miles622 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 5:46 PM1161 km721 miles627 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa AnaThu 5:46 PM1226 km762 miles662 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 5:46 PM1249 km776 miles675 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuadalajaraThu 5:46 PM1302 km809 miles703 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LeonThu 5:46 PM1311 km814 miles708 nmNorth N

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