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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 = Monday, January 21, 2013 at 1:36:00 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: 69%

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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 43' North, Longitude: 93° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.57 meters/second, 1532.0 km/hour, 952.0 miles/hour or 827.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.87 miWest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 miNorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.8"951.68 miWest0° 04' 43.0"5.41 miNorth951.47 mi
24 hours11° 27' 38.7"750.92 miEast1° 28' 57.8"101.99 miNorth754.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VillahermosaSun 7:36 PM83 km51 miles45 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Tuxtla GutierrezSun 7:36 PM218 km136 miles118 nmSouth S
San Cristobal de las CasasSun 7:36 PM225 km140 miles122 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VeracruzSun 7:36 PM325 km202 miles175 nmWest W
OaxacaSun 7:36 PM426 km265 miles230 nmWest-southwest WSW
MeridaSun 7:36 PM441 km274 miles238 nmNortheast NE
Santa María HuatulcoSun 7:36 PM469 km292 miles253 nmSouthwest SW
Orange Walk TownSun 7:36 PM484 km301 miles261 nmEast E
BelmopanSun 7:36 PM486 km302 miles262 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChetumalSun 7:36 PM507 km315 miles274 nmEast E

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