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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, October 7, 2012 at 11:46:00 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: 58%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 11:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 05' North, Longitude: 97° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.65 meters/second, 1517.9 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.72 miWest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 miSouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.9"942.89 miWest0° 03' 22.3"3.87 miSouth943.07 mi
24 hours11° 40' 28.9"758.60 miEast1° 47' 07.6"122.81 miSouth772.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vicente Guerrero *Sun 6:46 AM146 km91 miles79 nmSouthwest SW
Veracruz *Sun 6:46 AM149 km92 miles80 nmSoutheast SE
Puebla *Sun 6:46 AM155 km96 miles84 nmSouthwest SW
Pachuca *Sun 6:46 AM161 km100 miles87 nmWest W
Tizayuca *Sun 6:46 AM187 km116 miles101 nmWest W
Ecatepec *Sun 6:46 AM200 km124 miles108 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico City *Sun 6:46 AM214 km133 miles116 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cuernavaca *Sun 6:46 AM247 km153 miles133 nmWest-southwest WSW
Querétaro *Sun 6:46 AM337 km210 miles182 nmWest W
Oaxaca *Sun 6:46 AM338 km210 miles182 nmSouth S

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