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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 = Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 12:46:00 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: 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 Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 00:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 43' North, Longitude: 111° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.99 meters/second, 1540.8 km/hour, 957.4 miles/hour or 832.0 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 miNorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.7"957.13 miWest0° 05' 30.8"6.32 miNorth956.90 mi
24 hours11° 28' 04.7"755.77 miEast1° 48' 21.0"124.20 miNorth762.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaSat 6:46 PM742 km461 miles400 nmEast-northeast ENE
MazatlanSat 5:46 PM814 km506 miles440 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraSat 6:46 PM926 km576 miles500 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesSat 6:46 PM1078 km670 miles582 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeonSat 6:46 PM1107 km688 miles598 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis PotosiSat 6:46 PM1215 km755 miles656 nmEast-northeast ENE
AcapulcoSat 6:46 PM1249 km776 miles674 nmEast E
HermosilloSat 5:46 PM1262 km784 miles681 nmNorth N
Mexico CitySat 6:46 PM1329 km826 miles717 nmEast E
ChihuahuaSat 5:46 PM1336 km830 miles722 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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