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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 = Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 3:52:00 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: 86%

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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 03:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' North, Longitude: 102° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.65 meters/second, 1510.8 km/hour, 938.7 miles/hour or 815.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.65 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miNorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.6"938.42 miWest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 miNorth938.41 mi
24 hours11° 43' 05.4"757.81 miEast0° 24' 47.1"28.42 miSouth759.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GuadalajaraTue 9:52 PM49 km31 miles27 nmWest-southwest WSW
AjijicTue 9:52 PM68 km42 miles37 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LeonTue 9:52 PM132 km82 miles71 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesTue 9:52 PM134 km83 miles72 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ixtlán del RíoTue 8:52 PM154 km96 miles83 nmWest W
ColimaTue 9:52 PM194 km121 miles105 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoreliaTue 9:52 PM218 km135 miles117 nmSoutheast SE
TepicTue 8:52 PM220 km137 miles119 nmWest-northwest WNW
Puerto VallartaTue 9:52 PM244 km151 miles132 nmWest W
ManzanilloTue 9:52 PM245 km152 miles132 nmSouthwest SW

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