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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 4:50:00 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: 71%

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 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 58' North, Longitude: 140° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.91 meters/second, 1529.7 km/hour, 950.5 miles/hour or 826.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.84 miWest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 miNorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.7"950.20 miWest0° 04' 26.3"5.09 miNorth950.00 mi
24 hours11° 29' 08.9"751.45 miEast1° 22' 00.8"94.03 miNorth754.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 6:50 PM1877 km1166 miles1014 nmWest W
KiritimatiMon 6:50 PM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoSun 8:50 PM2698 km1676 miles1457 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSun 8:50 PM2731 km1697 miles1474 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasSun 8:50 PM3092 km1921 miles1670 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 9:50 PM3154 km1960 miles1703 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixSun 9:50 PM3208 km1993 miles1732 nmNortheast NE
SeattleSun 8:50 PM3561 km2213 miles1923 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salt Lake CitySun 9:50 PM3609 km2243 miles1949 nmNortheast NE
VancouverSun 8:50 PM3688 km2292 miles1992 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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