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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, December 4, 2012 at 11:34:00 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: 72%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 42' North, Longitude: 109° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.89 meters/second, 1590.8 km/hour, 988.5 miles/hour or 859.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.47 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miSouth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.1"988.33 miWest0° 09' 39.6"11.07 miSouth988.65 mi
24 hours11° 01' 04.1"748.91 miEast4° 05' 54.7"281.67 miSouth804.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaTue 5:34 AM1173 km729 miles633 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoTue 5:34 AM1209 km751 miles653 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraTue 5:34 AM1264 km785 miles682 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonTue 5:34 AM1401 km870 miles756 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanTue 4:34 AM1415 km879 miles764 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesTue 5:34 AM1435 km892 miles775 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 5:34 AM1442 km896 miles779 nmNortheast NE
San Luis PotosiTue 5:34 AM1536 km954 miles829 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzTue 5:34 AM1682 km1045 miles908 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 4:34 AM2045 km1271 miles1104 nmNorth N

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