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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 12:56:00 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: 51%

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 00:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 18' North, Longitude: 105° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.67 meters/second, 1575.6 km/hour, 979.0 miles/hour or 850.8 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' 25.4"978.84 miWest0° 08' 25.9"9.66 miNorth978.60 mi
24 hours11° 05' 28.7"746.70 miEast3° 03' 09.9"209.89 miNorth770.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoFri 6:56 PM746 km463 miles403 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto VallartaFri 6:56 PM811 km504 miles438 nmNorth N
GuadalajaraFri 6:56 PM855 km531 miles462 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonFri 6:56 PM969 km602 miles523 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityFri 6:56 PM980 km609 miles529 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesFri 6:56 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanFri 5:56 PM1101 km684 miles594 nmNorth N
San Luis PotosiFri 6:56 PM1103 km686 miles596 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzFri 6:56 PM1218 km757 miles658 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 6:56 PM1652 km1026 miles892 nmEast E

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