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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 1:56:00 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 01:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 26' North, Longitude: 120° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.41 meters/second, 1574.7 km/hour, 978.5 miles/hour or 850.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.31 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miNorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 32' 24.7"978.26 miWest0° 08' 21.8"9.59 miNorth978.02 mi
24 hours11° 05' 49.7"746.66 miEast3° 01' 27.2"207.93 miNorth770.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanFri 6:56 PM1822 km1132 miles984 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraFri 7:56 PM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 6:56 PM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesFri 7:56 PM2124 km1320 miles1147 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaFri 5:56 PM2140 km1330 miles1156 nmNorth N
San DiegoFri 5:56 PM2159 km1342 miles1166 nmNorth N
MexicaliFri 5:56 PM2183 km1357 miles1179 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoFri 7:56 PM2227 km1384 miles1202 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesFri 5:56 PM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmNorth N
Mexico CityFri 7:56 PM2354 km1463 miles1271 nmEast-northeast ENE

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