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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 = Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 11:36:00 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: 74%

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 Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 49' North, Longitude: 113° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.17 meters/second, 1530.6 km/hour, 951.1 miles/hour or 826.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.85 miWest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 miSouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.6"950.80 miWest0° 04' 53.5"5.61 miSouth951.05 mi
24 hours11° 25' 42.0"748.38 miEast2° 21' 11.9"161.84 miSouth770.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanSun 4:36 AM886 km550 miles478 nmNortheast NE
Puerto VallartaSun 5:36 AM893 km555 miles482 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuadalajaraSun 5:36 AM1087 km675 miles587 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloSun 4:36 AM1167 km725 miles630 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesSun 5:36 AM1221 km759 miles660 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeonSun 5:36 AM1266 km787 miles684 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChihuahuaSun 4:36 AM1327 km825 miles717 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Luis PotosiSun 5:36 AM1361 km846 miles735 nmEast-northeast ENE
AcapulcoSun 5:36 AM1464 km910 miles790 nmEast E
Mexico CitySun 5:36 AM1517 km942 miles819 nmEast E

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