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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 21, 2013 at 2:52:00 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: 79%

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 Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 02:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 29' North, Longitude: 95° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.30 meters/second, 1523.9 km/hour, 946.9 miles/hour or 822.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.78 miWest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 miSouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.3"946.62 miWest0° 03' 34.6"4.10 miSouth946.80 mi
24 hours11° 36' 02.3"756.63 miEast1° 50' 56.4"127.17 miSouth771.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VeracruzWed 8:52 PM54 km34 miles29 nmSouthwest SW
OaxacaWed 8:52 PM288 km179 miles155 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mexico CityWed 8:52 PM359 km223 miles194 nmWest W
CuernavacaWed 8:52 PM374 km232 miles202 nmWest W
Tuxtla GutierrezWed 8:52 PM408 km254 miles220 nmSoutheast SE
Santa María HuatulcoWed 8:52 PM409 km254 miles221 nmSouth S
QuerétaroWed 8:52 PM505 km314 miles273 nmWest-northwest WNW
AcapulcoWed 8:52 PM527 km328 miles285 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Luis PotosiWed 8:52 PM622 km387 miles336 nmWest-northwest WNW
LeonWed 8:52 PM649 km403 miles351 nmWest-northwest WNW

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