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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 = Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 4:42:00 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: 92%

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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 04:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 22' North, Longitude: 103° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.83 meters/second, 1515.0 km/hour, 941.4 miles/hour or 818.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.69 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 miSouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.3"941.07 miWest0° 02' 19.5"2.67 miSouth941.19 mi
24 hours11° 41' 54.3"758.73 miEast1° 22' 02.9"94.06 miSouth767.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AjijicWed 10:42 PM8 km5 miles4 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GuadalajaraWed 10:42 PM34 km21 miles18 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColimaWed 10:42 PM133 km83 miles72 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Ixtlán del RíoWed 9:42 PM135 km84 miles73 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManzanilloWed 10:42 PM182 km113 miles98 nmSouthwest SW
LeonWed 10:42 PM186 km116 miles100 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesWed 10:42 PM196 km122 miles106 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Puerto VallartaWed 10:42 PM206 km128 miles111 nmWest W
TepicWed 9:42 PM210 km130 miles113 nmNorthwest NW
MoreliaWed 10:42 PM231 km143 miles125 nmEast-southeast ESE

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