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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 2:04:00 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 14:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 05' North, Longitude: 118° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.83 meters/second, 1536.6 km/hour, 954.8 miles/hour or 829.7 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' 54.4"954.52 miWest0° 05' 50.1"6.69 miSouth954.81 mi
24 hours11° 36' 26.7"763.38 miEast2° 44' 17.9"188.30 miSouth791.73 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 8:04 AM1421 km883 miles767 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloMon 7:04 AM1462 km908 miles789 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tijuana *Mon 7:04 AM1613 km1002 miles871 nmNorth N
San Diego *Mon 7:04 AM1631 km1014 miles881 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Mon 7:04 AM1650 km1025 miles891 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Mon 9:04 AM1660 km1031 miles896 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los Angeles *Mon 7:04 AM1771 km1100 miles956 nmNorth N
Aguascalientes *Mon 9:04 AM1788 km1111 miles965 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixMon 7:04 AM1835 km1140 miles991 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Leon *Mon 9:04 AM1837 km1142 miles992 nmEast-northeast ENE

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