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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 = Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 2:32:00 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: 34%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 39' North, Longitude: 110° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.66 meters/second, 1611.6 km/hour, 1001.4 miles/hour or 870.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.1"1001.28 miWest0° 11' 33.0"13.23 miSouth1001.50 mi
24 hours11° 36' 04.8"799.85 miEast4° 45' 59.9"327.51 miSouth865.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoThu 8:32 AM1804 km1121 miles974 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraThu 8:32 AM1949 km1211 miles1052 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 8:32 AM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanThu 7:32 AM2109 km1311 miles1139 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesThu 8:32 AM2118 km1316 miles1143 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzThu 8:32 AM2267 km1409 miles1224 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsThu 8:32 AM2440 km1516 miles1317 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaThu 8:32 AM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 8:32 AM2578 km1602 miles1392 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 7:32 AM2706 km1681 miles1461 nmNorth N

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