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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 = Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 9:38:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 02' North, Longitude: 140° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.79 meters/second, 1576.1 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.32 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miSouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.6"979.14 miWest0° 08' 48.6"10.10 miSouth979.48 mi
24 hours11° 14' 33.0"757.71 miEast3° 48' 01.9"261.23 miSouth806.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 11:38 PM2085 km1295 miles1126 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 11:38 PM2253 km1400 miles1216 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesSun 1:38 AM3219 km2000 miles1738 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoSun 1:38 AM3263 km2027 miles1762 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 2:38 AM3508 km2180 miles1894 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteSat 11:38 PM3532 km2195 miles1907 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Las VegasSun 1:38 AM3583 km2227 miles1935 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSun 2:38 AM3641 km2262 miles1966 nmNortheast NE
Salt Lake CitySun 2:38 AM4131 km2567 miles2231 nmNortheast NE
SeattleSun 1:38 AM4181 km2598 miles2257 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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