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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 10:00:00 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 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 58' North, Longitude: 145° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.89 meters/second, 1576.4 km/hour, 979.5 miles/hour or 851.2 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 miSouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.1"979.36 miWest0° 08' 50.0"10.12 miSouth979.70 mi
24 hours11° 14' 26.1"757.74 miEast3° 48' 32.1"261.80 miSouth806.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMidnight Sat-Sun1600 km994 miles864 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiMidnight Sun-Mon1787 km1110 miles965 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteMidnight Sat-Sun3402 km2114 miles1837 nmSouth S
San FranciscoSun 2:00 AM3581 km2225 miles1933 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSun 2:00 AM3615 km2246 miles1952 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandSat 10:00 PM3692 km2294 miles1994 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwaySat 11:00 PM3704 km2301 miles2000 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSun 11:00 PM3760 km2336 miles2030 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasSun 2:00 AM3977 km2471 miles2147 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 3:00 AM3993 km2481 miles2156 nmEast-northeast ENE

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