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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 8, 2014 at 1:40:00 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: 49%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 00' North, Longitude: 117° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.48 meters/second, 1600.1 km/hour, 994.3 miles/hour or 864.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.57 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.5"994.17 miWest0° 10' 02.4"11.50 miNorth994.03 mi
24 hours11° 37' 23.7"796.18 miEast3° 45' 00.8"257.75 miNorth832.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanTue 6:40 PM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraTue 7:40 PM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoTue 7:40 PM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesTue 7:40 PM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityTue 7:40 PM2376 km1476 miles1283 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 6:40 PM2440 km1516 miles1318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzTue 7:40 PM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixTue 6:40 PM2877 km1788 miles1554 nmNorth N
Los AngelesTue 5:40 PM2884 km1792 miles1557 nmNorth N
GuatemalaTue 7:40 PM3060 km1901 miles1652 nmEast-northeast ENE

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