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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 4:52:00 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 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' North, Longitude: 117° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.65 meters/second, 1510.7 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' 00.0"0.00 miNorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.2"938.40 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miSouth938.40 mi
24 hours11° 43' 10.0"757.88 miEast0° 27' 06.6"31.09 miSouth759.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloTue 9:52 PM1124 km699 miles607 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanTue 9:52 PM1166 km724 miles630 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto VallartaTue 10:52 PM1269 km788 miles685 nmEast E
TijuanaTue 8:52 PM1298 km807 miles701 nmNorth N
San DiegoTue 8:52 PM1319 km820 miles712 nmNorth N
MexicaliTue 8:52 PM1325 km823 miles715 nmNorth N
TucsonTue 9:52 PM1419 km882 miles766 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChihuahuaTue 9:52 PM1437 km893 miles776 nmNortheast NE
Long BeachTue 8:52 PM1438 km894 miles777 nmNorth N
GuadalajaraTue 10:52 PM1465 km910 miles791 nmEast E

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