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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 9:36:00 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 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 14' North, Longitude: 128° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.67 meters/second, 1597.2 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.4 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' 10.2"0.19 miSouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 02.6"992.33 miWest0° 10' 10.7"11.66 miSouth992.63 mi
24 hours11° 09' 25.6"761.79 miEast4° 15' 59.2"293.18 miSouth819.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloMon 2:36 AM2862 km1778 miles1545 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesMon 1:36 AM2942 km1828 miles1588 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixMon 2:36 AM3167 km1968 miles1710 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoMon 1:36 AM3221 km2001 miles1739 nmNorth N
Las VegasMon 1:36 AM3272 km2033 miles1767 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiMon 11:36 PM3294 km2047 miles1778 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityMon 3:36 AM3357 km2086 miles1812 nmEast-northeast ENE
HonoluluSun 11:36 PM3415 km2122 miles1844 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteSun 11:36 PM3759 km2335 miles2029 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownMon 1:36 AM3798 km2360 miles2051 nmSouth S

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