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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, February 15, 2013 at 23:54:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 33%

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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 23:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 59' North, Longitude: 110° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.11 meters/second, 1562.8 km/hour, 971.1 miles/hour or 843.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.18 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.4"970.86 miwest0° 07' 30.6"8.61 minorth970.61 mi
24 hours11° 20' 43.8"758.17 mieast2° 38' 32.3"181.69 minorth774.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaFri 5:54 PM825 km513 miles446 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraFri 5:54 PM972 km604 miles525 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanFri 4:54 PM1001 km622 miles540 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoFri 5:54 PM1134 km705 miles612 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesFri 5:54 PM1140 km708 miles615 nmNortheast NE
LeonFri 5:54 PM1142 km710 miles617 nmNortheast NE
San Luis PotosiFri 5:54 PM1267 km788 miles684 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 5:54 PM1290 km801 miles696 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 4:54 PM1560 km970 miles843 nmNorth N
VeracruzFri 5:54 PM1579 km981 miles852 nmEast-northeast ENE

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