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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 = Monday, January 28, 2013 at 9:20:00 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: 98%

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 Monday, January 28, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 17' North, Longitude: 124° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.61 meters/second, 1597.0 km/hour, 992.3 miles/hour or 862.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.54 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 02.5"992.20 miWest0° 10' 10.0"11.64 miSouth992.50 mi
24 hours11° 09' 27.0"761.72 miEast4° 15' 44.0"292.90 miSouth819.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanMon 2:20 AM2479 km1540 miles1339 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraMon 3:20 AM2608 km1621 miles1408 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloMon 2:20 AM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesMon 1:20 AM2820 km1752 miles1523 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityMon 3:20 AM2965 km1843 miles1601 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixMon 2:20 AM2970 km1846 miles1604 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasMon 1:20 AM3126 km1942 miles1688 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoMon 1:20 AM3165 km1967 miles1709 nmNorth N
Salt Lake CityMon 2:20 AM3709 km2305 miles2003 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiMon 11:20 PM3712 km2306 miles2004 nmWest W

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