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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 = Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 4:40:00 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: 79%

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 Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 20' North, Longitude: 126° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.12 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.70 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 miNorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.5"941.69 miWest0° 02' 17.5"2.63 miNorth941.58 mi
24 hours11° 38' 29.3"755.22 miEast0° 28' 54.1"33.14 miNorth754.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaMon 8:40 PM1627 km1011 miles879 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoMon 8:40 PM1637 km1017 miles884 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesMon 8:40 PM1708 km1061 miles922 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliMon 8:40 PM1729 km1074 miles934 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloMon 9:40 PM1815 km1128 miles980 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA)Mon 8:40 PM1929 km1199 miles1042 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoMon 8:40 PM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmNorth N
OaklandMon 8:40 PM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmNorth N
PhoenixMon 9:40 PM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasMon 8:40 PM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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