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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 = Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 1:16:00 PM.

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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: 34%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:56 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, August 17, 2012 at 3:56 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 08' North, Longitude: 92° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.69 meters/second, 1507.3 km/hour, 936.6 miles/hour or 813.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.61 miWest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 miNorth15.61 mi
1 hour14° 30' 37.7"936.25 miWest0° 02' 01.4"2.32 miNorth936.14 mi
24 hours11° 51' 09.8"764.85 miEast0° 20' 50.4"23.90 miNorth764.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Merida *Sat 8:16 AM314 km195 miles170 nmEast E
Veracruz *Sat 8:16 AM424 km264 miles229 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Sat 8:16 AM488 km303 miles263 nmSouth S
Chetumal *Sat 8:16 AM540 km336 miles292 nmEast-southeast ESE
Orange Walk TownSat 7:16 AM545 km339 miles294 nmSoutheast SE
Playa del Carmen *Sat 8:16 AM582 km361 miles314 nmEast E
BelmopanSat 7:16 AM592 km368 miles320 nmSoutheast SE
Cancún *Sat 8:16 AM601 km374 miles325 nmEast E
San PedroSat 7:16 AM606 km377 miles327 nmSoutheast SE
Belize CitySat 7:16 AM617 km383 miles333 nmSoutheast SE

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