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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 12:36:00 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: 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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 02' North, Longitude: 109° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.77 meters/second, 1518.4 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.72 miWest0° 00' 03.3"0.07 miSouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.2"943.18 miWest0° 03' 27.1"3.96 miSouth943.36 mi
24 hours11° 40' 21.9"758.70 miEast1° 49' 00.4"124.96 miSouth773.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto Vallarta *Sun 7:36 AM430 km267 miles232 nmEast E
Mazatlan *Sun 6:36 AM462 km287 miles250 nmNortheast NE
Tepic *Sun 6:36 AM487 km303 miles263 nmEast-northeast ENE
Colima *Sun 7:36 AM592 km368 miles319 nmEast E
Guadalajara *Sun 7:36 AM626 km389 miles338 nmEast E
Aguascalientes *Sun 7:36 AM757 km470 miles409 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Sun 7:36 AM804 km499 miles434 nmEast E
San Luis Potosi *Sun 7:36 AM896 km557 miles484 nmEast-northeast ENE
Chihuahua *Sun 6:36 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 5:36 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorth N

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