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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, February 19, 2013 at 2:30:00 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: 62%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 29' North, Longitude: 113° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.64 meters/second, 1514.3 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.68 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.1"940.62 miWest0° 01' 00.5"1.16 miNorth940.57 mi
24 hours11° 39' 16.3"755.33 miEast0° 02' 05.5"2.40 miSouth755.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanMon 7:30 PM811 km504 miles438 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto VallartaMon 8:30 PM883 km549 miles477 nmEast E
HermosilloMon 7:30 PM993 km617 miles536 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraMon 8:30 PM1080 km671 miles583 nmEast E
ChihuahuaMon 7:30 PM1189 km739 miles642 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesMon 8:30 PM1194 km742 miles645 nmEast E
LeonMon 8:30 PM1253 km779 miles677 nmEast E
TucsonMon 7:30 PM1329 km826 miles718 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Luis PotosiMon 8:30 PM1333 km828 miles720 nmEast E
MexicaliMon 6:30 PM1358 km844 miles733 nmNorth N

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