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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 = Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 8:46:00 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: 90%

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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 34' North, Longitude: 94° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.37 meters/second, 1617.7 km/hour, 1005.2 miles/hour or 873.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.75 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 53.3"1005.10 miWest0° 11' 34.1"13.25 miSouth1005.21 mi
24 hours11° 21' 08.5"785.21 miEast4° 38' 11.7"318.58 miSouth846.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsWed 2:46 AM522 km324 miles282 nmEast-southeast ESE
San JoseWed 2:46 AM1513 km940 miles817 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaWed 2:46 AM1543 km959 miles833 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorWed 2:46 AM1547 km961 miles835 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaWed 2:46 AM1565 km972 miles845 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 2:46 AM1600 km994 miles864 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilWed 3:46 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmEast E
TegucigalpaWed 2:46 AM1675 km1041 miles904 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoWed 3:46 AM1732 km1076 miles935 nmEast E
PanamaWed 3:46 AM1860 km1156 miles1005 nmEast-northeast ENE

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