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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 = Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 12:26:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 14' North, Longitude: 98° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.80 meters/second, 1576.1 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.32 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.6"979.13 miWest0° 08' 27.9"9.70 miNorth978.90 mi
24 hours11° 05' 18.5"746.72 miEast3° 04' 01.0"210.86 miNorth771.06 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 HuatulcoFri 6:26 PM371 km231 miles200 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoFri 6:26 PM429 km266 miles232 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OaxacaFri 6:26 PM465 km289 miles251 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CuernavacaFri 6:26 PM635 km395 miles343 nmNorth N
Mexico CityFri 6:26 PM689 km428 miles372 nmNorth N
Tuxtla GutierrezFri 6:26 PM698 km433 miles377 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzFri 6:26 PM707 km440 miles382 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EscuintlaFri 6:26 PM842 km523 miles455 nmEast E
GuatemalaFri 6:26 PM873 km543 miles472 nmEast E
LeonFri 6:26 PM937 km582 miles506 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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