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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 = Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 12:36:00 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: 60%

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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 19' North, Longitude: 89° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.48 meters/second, 1553.3 km/hour, 965.2 miles/hour or 838.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.09 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miNorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.7"964.96 miWest0° 06' 44.6"7.73 miNorth964.71 mi
24 hours11° 15' 28.5"747.48 miEast2° 19' 59.0"160.45 miNorth759.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Punta GordaSat 6:36 PM111 km69 miles60 nmEast-southeast ESE
BelmopanSat 6:36 PM153 km95 miles83 nmNortheast NE
DangrigaSat 6:36 PM186 km116 miles100 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaSat 6:36 PM203 km126 miles109 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San Pedro SulaSat 6:36 PM213 km132 miles115 nmEast-southeast ESE
CholomaSat 6:36 PM216 km134 miles116 nmEast-southeast ESE
Belize CitySat 6:36 PM218 km136 miles118 nmNortheast NE
Orange Walk TownSat 6:36 PM237 km148 miles128 nmNortheast NE
EscuintlaSat 6:36 PM245 km152 miles132 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Santa AnaSat 6:36 PM258 km161 miles139 nmSouth S

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