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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 = Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 9:56:00 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: 95%

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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 54' North, Longitude: 122° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.87 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 07.4"1001.75 miWest0° 11' 07.6"12.74 miSouth1001.97 mi
24 hours11° 11' 11.5"770.96 miEast4° 33' 13.4"312.88 miSouth833.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanTue 2:56 AM2642 km1642 miles1427 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 2:56 AM2927 km1819 miles1581 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 3:56 AM2973 km1847 miles1605 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesTue 1:56 AM3253 km2021 miles1756 nmNorth N
PhoenixTue 2:56 AM3330 km2069 miles1798 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownTue 1:56 AM3424 km2128 miles1849 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Las VegasTue 1:56 AM3533 km2195 miles1908 nmNorth N
GuatemalaTue 3:56 AM3630 km2256 miles1960 nmEast-northeast ENE
San FranciscoTue 1:56 AM3641 km2262 miles1966 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsTue 3:56 AM3681 km2287 miles1988 nmEast E

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