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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 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: 57%

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 14:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 57' North, Longitude: 129° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.99 meters/second, 1519.2 km/hour, 944.0 miles/hour or 820.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.73 miWest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 miSouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.5"943.67 miWest0° 03' 35.2"4.11 miSouth943.85 mi
24 hours11° 40' 09.8"758.87 miEast1° 52' 09.1"128.57 miSouth773.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Sun 7:00 AM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sun 7:00 AM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sun 7:00 AM1924 km1195 miles1039 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Sun 7:00 AM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Sun 7:00 AM2068 km1285 miles1116 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Sun 7:00 AM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 7:00 AM2141 km1330 miles1156 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sacramento *Sun 7:00 AM2208 km1372 miles1192 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Sun 7:00 AM2283 km1418 miles1232 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSun 7:00 AM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmNortheast NE

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