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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, February 14, 2013 at 11:34:00 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: 24%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 34' North, Longitude: 116° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.29 meters/second, 1585.0 km/hour, 984.9 miles/hour or 855.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.41 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.6"984.74 miWest0° 09' 13.0"10.56 miNorth984.53 mi
24 hours11° 15' 53.3"763.41 miEast3° 22' 25.4"231.92 miNorth793.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanThu 4:34 PM1693 km1052 miles914 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraThu 5:34 PM1752 km1088 miles946 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoThu 5:34 PM1914 km1189 miles1034 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesThu 5:34 PM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmNortheast NE
LeonThu 5:34 PM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloThu 4:34 PM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 5:34 PM2080 km1293 miles1123 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaThu 3:34 PM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmNorth N
MexicaliThu 3:34 PM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmNorth N
San DiegoThu 3:34 PM2342 km1455 miles1265 nmNorth N

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