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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 1:54:00 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 13:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 06' North, Longitude: 116° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.79 meters/second, 1536.4 km/hour, 954.7 miles/hour or 829.6 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' 05.7"0.11 miSouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.3"954.44 miWest0° 05' 49.2"6.67 miSouth954.72 mi
24 hours11° 36' 28.1"763.34 miEast2° 43' 57.1"187.90 miSouth791.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Mon 7:54 AM1193 km742 miles644 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Mon 8:54 AM1216 km755 miles656 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloMon 6:54 AM1342 km834 miles725 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Mon 8:54 AM1410 km876 miles761 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Mon 8:54 AM1544 km959 miles834 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Mon 8:54 AM1589 km988 miles858 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Mon 6:54 AM1600 km994 miles864 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Mon 6:54 AM1615 km1003 miles872 nmNorth N
San Diego *Mon 6:54 AM1621 km1008 miles876 nmNorth N
San Luis Potosi *Mon 8:54 AM1683 km1046 miles909 nmEast-northeast ENE

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