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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 = Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 2:10:00 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: 40%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' North, Longitude: 112° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.16 meters/second, 1509.0 km/hour, 937.6 miles/hour or 814.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.63 miWest0° 00' 02.0"0.04 miSouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 18.2"937.32 miWest0° 02' 04.0"2.37 miSouth937.43 mi
24 hours11° 53' 39.8"768.70 miEast1° 17' 30.2"88.86 miSouth777.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Sun 8:10 AM721 km448 miles390 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Sun 9:10 AM805 km500 miles435 nmEast E
HermosilloSun 7:10 AM928 km577 miles501 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Sun 9:10 AM1000 km622 miles540 nmEast E
Chihuahua *Sun 8:10 AM1103 km686 miles596 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Sun 9:10 AM1110 km690 miles600 nmEast E
Leon *Sun 9:10 AM1172 km728 miles633 nmEast E
San Luis Potosi *Sun 9:10 AM1248 km776 miles674 nmEast E
TucsonSun 7:10 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Sun 7:10 AM1323 km822 miles714 nmNorth N

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