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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, October 8, 2012 at 1:00:00 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: 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 13:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 11' North, Longitude: 103° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.58 meters/second, 1535.7 km/hour, 954.2 miles/hour or 829.2 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' 05.6"0.11 miSouth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.1"953.96 miWest0° 05' 44.2"6.58 miSouth954.24 mi
24 hours11° 36' 35.8"763.11 miEast2° 42' 04.6"185.76 miSouth790.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Colima *Mon 8:00 AM122 km76 miles66 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Manzanillo *Mon 8:00 AM134 km83 miles72 nmNorthwest NW
Ajijic *Mon 8:00 AM235 km146 miles127 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Mon 8:00 AM276 km171 miles149 nmNorth N
Puerto Vallarta *Mon 8:00 AM329 km204 miles177 nmNorthwest NW
Leon *Mon 8:00 AM374 km232 miles202 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tepic *Mon 7:00 AM398 km248 miles215 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Acapulco *Mon 8:00 AM405 km252 miles219 nmEast-southeast ESE
Querétaro *Mon 8:00 AM416 km258 miles225 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Mon 8:00 AM427 km265 miles230 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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