Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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, October 8, 2012 at 12:10:00 PM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 48%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 12:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 15' North, Longitude: 91° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.38 meters/second, 1535.0 km/hour, 953.8 miles/hour or 828.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.90 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miSouth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.6"953.52 miWest0° 05' 39.7"6.49 miSouth953.80 mi
24 hours11° 36' 43.2"762.90 miEast2° 40' 20.2"183.76 miSouth790.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Villahermosa *Mon 7:10 AM169 km105 miles91 nmWest W
Campeche *Mon 7:10 AM195 km121 miles105 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Cristobal de las Casas *Mon 7:10 AM217 km135 miles117 nmSouthwest SW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Mon 7:10 AM251 km156 miles136 nmSouthwest SW
BelmopanMon 6:10 AM294 km183 miles159 nmEast-southeast ESE
Orange Walk TownMon 6:10 AM295 km183 miles159 nmEast E
Chetumal *Mon 7:10 AM323 km200 miles174 nmEast E
Belize CityMon 6:10 AM344 km214 miles186 nmEast-southeast ESE
Merida *Mon 7:10 AM350 km218 miles189 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San PedroMon 6:10 AM360 km223 miles194 nmEast E

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools