Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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 = Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 11:44:00 PM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 42%

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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 37' North, Longitude: 96° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.23 meters/second, 1541.6 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.96 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miNorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.4"957.65 miWest0° 05' 36.0"6.42 miNorth957.43 mi
24 hours11° 27' 45.7"755.83 miEast1° 50' 31.3"126.69 miNorth762.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OaxacaSat 5:44 PM62 km39 miles34 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VeracruzSat 5:44 PM182 km113 miles98 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa María HuatulcoSat 5:44 PM199 km124 miles108 nmSouth S
PueblaSat 5:44 PM233 km145 miles126 nmNorthwest NW
CuernavacaSat 5:44 PM314 km195 miles170 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CitySat 5:44 PM336 km209 miles181 nmNorthwest NW
AcapulcoSat 5:44 PM360 km224 miles194 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tuxtla GutierrezSat 5:44 PM381 km237 miles206 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuerétaroSat 5:44 PM519 km322 miles280 nmNorthwest NW
LeonSat 5:44 PM662 km411 miles357 nmNorthwest NW

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools