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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 12:44:00 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 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 20' North, Longitude: 91° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.45 meters/second, 1553.2 km/hour, 965.1 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"16.08 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miNorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.6"964.88 miWest0° 06' 44.0"7.72 miNorth964.63 mi
24 hours11° 15' 32.5"747.49 miEast2° 19' 43.6"160.15 miNorth759.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Cristobal de las CasasSat 6:44 PM104 km64 miles56 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tuxtla GutierrezSat 6:44 PM152 km94 miles82 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuetzaltenangoSat 6:44 PM177 km110 miles95 nmSouth S
VillahermosaSat 6:44 PM222 km138 miles120 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuatemalaSat 6:44 PM231 km143 miles125 nmSoutheast SE
EscuintlaSat 6:44 PM248 km154 miles134 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Punta GordaSat 6:44 PM317 km197 miles171 nmEast E
BelmopanSat 6:44 PM335 km208 miles181 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa AnaSat 6:44 PM351 km218 miles189 nmSoutheast SE
DangrigaSat 6:44 PM385 km239 miles208 nmEast E

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