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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 = Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 8:14:00 AM.

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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: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 05' North, Longitude: 111° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.56 meters/second, 1528.4 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.83 miWest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 miNorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.5"949.42 miWest0° 04' 28.5"5.13 miNorth949.22 mi
24 hours11° 31' 57.0"754.01 miEast1° 22' 21.5"94.42 miNorth756.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaWed 2:14 AM634 km394 miles342 nmEast-northeast ENE
MazatlanWed 1:14 AM665 km413 miles359 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 2:14 AM827 km514 miles446 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesWed 2:14 AM966 km600 miles521 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeonWed 2:14 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis PotosiWed 2:14 AM1105 km687 miles597 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloWed 1:14 AM1108 km689 miles598 nmNorth N
ChihuahuaWed 1:14 AM1175 km730 miles634 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoWed 2:14 AM1210 km752 miles653 nmEast E
Mexico CityWed 2:14 AM1255 km780 miles678 nmEast E

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