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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 2:30:00 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: 47%

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 14:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 02' North, Longitude: 125° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.93 meters/second, 1537.0 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.92 miWest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 miSouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.7"954.76 miWest0° 05' 52.5"6.73 miSouth955.04 mi
24 hours11° 36' 23.0"763.50 miEast2° 45' 11.8"189.33 miSouth792.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Mon 7:30 AM1803 km1120 miles973 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Mon 7:30 AM1815 km1128 miles980 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Mon 7:30 AM1890 km1175 miles1021 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 7:30 AM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Mon 7:30 AM1905 km1183 miles1028 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mazatlan *Mon 8:30 AM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixMon 7:30 AM2153 km1338 miles1162 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Mon 7:30 AM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmNorth N
San Francisco *Mon 7:30 AM2205 km1370 miles1191 nmNorth N
Las Vegas *Mon 7:30 AM2236 km1390 miles1207 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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