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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 2:10:00 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 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 04' North, Longitude: 120° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.85 meters/second, 1536.7 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"954.58 miWest0° 05' 50.7"6.70 miSouth954.87 mi
24 hours11° 36' 25.8"763.41 miEast2° 44' 30.3"188.54 miSouth791.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloMon 7:10 AM1552 km964 miles838 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Mon 8:10 AM1561 km970 miles843 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Mon 7:10 AM1637 km1017 miles884 nmNorth N
San Diego *Mon 7:10 AM1654 km1028 miles893 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Mon 7:10 AM1688 km1049 miles911 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Mon 7:10 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Mon 9:10 AM1810 km1125 miles977 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixMon 7:10 AM1895 km1177 miles1023 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Mon 9:10 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Mon 9:10 AM1988 km1235 miles1074 nmEast-northeast ENE

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