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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 = Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 1:34:00 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: 38%

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 Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 24' North, Longitude: 100° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.90 meters/second, 1558.4 km/hour, 968.4 miles/hour or 841.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.14 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miSouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 31' 02.8"968.15 miWest0° 07' 52.0"9.02 miSouth968.50 mi
24 hours11° 34' 21.6"771.82 miEast3° 30' 26.7"241.12 miSouth814.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Tue 8:34 AM162 km101 miles88 nmNorth N
Cuernavaca *Tue 8:34 AM400 km248 miles216 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Oaxaca *Tue 8:34 AM401 km249 miles216 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa María Huatulco *Tue 8:34 AM403 km250 miles218 nmEast E
Mexico City *Tue 8:34 AM455 km283 miles246 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Querétaro *Tue 8:34 AM575 km357 miles310 nmNorth N
Colima *Tue 8:34 AM577 km358 miles311 nmNorthwest NW
Veracruz *Tue 8:34 AM591 km367 miles319 nmNortheast NE
Leon *Tue 8:34 AM656 km408 miles354 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Guadalajara *Tue 8:34 AM679 km422 miles367 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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