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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 1:24:00 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 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 08' North, Longitude: 109° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.67 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.91 miWest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 miSouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.2"954.17 miWest0° 05' 46.5"6.62 miSouth954.46 mi
24 hours11° 36' 32.4"763.21 miEast2° 42' 54.6"186.71 miSouth791.16 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 *Mon 8:24 AM502 km312 miles271 nmNortheast NE
Tepic *Mon 7:24 AM588 km366 miles318 nmNortheast NE
Colima *Mon 8:24 AM595 km370 miles321 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Mon 7:24 AM635 km394 miles343 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Mon 8:24 AM679 km422 miles367 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Mon 8:24 AM836 km520 miles452 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Mon 8:24 AM859 km534 miles464 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis Potosi *Mon 8:24 AM971 km604 miles524 nmEast-northeast ENE
Acapulco *Mon 8:24 AM1005 km624 miles542 nmEast E
Mexico City *Mon 8:24 AM1075 km668 miles580 nmEast E

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