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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 = Monday, September 10, 2012 at 2:00:00 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: 31%

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 Monday, September 10, 2012 at 14:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' North, Longitude: 98° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.59 meters/second, 1521.3 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.75 miWest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 miSouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"945.01 miWest0° 04' 27.9"5.12 miSouth945.24 mi
24 hours11° 53' 19.6"774.68 miEast2° 14' 04.7"153.69 miSouth794.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tizayuca *Mon 9:00 AM42 km26 miles23 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico City *Mon 9:00 AM56 km35 miles30 nmWest-southwest WSW
Puebla *Mon 9:00 AM80 km50 miles43 nmSoutheast SE
Cuernavaca *Mon 9:00 AM99 km61 miles53 nmSouthwest SW
Querétaro *Mon 9:00 AM211 km131 miles114 nmWest-northwest WNW
Veracruz *Mon 9:00 AM268 km166 miles145 nmEast E
Acapulco *Mon 9:00 AM333 km207 miles180 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Oaxaca *Mon 9:00 AM349 km217 miles189 nmSoutheast SE
Leon *Mon 9:00 AM357 km222 miles193 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Luis Potosi *Mon 9:00 AM370 km230 miles200 nmNorthwest NW

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