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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, March 12, 2013 at 7:50:00 PM.

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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 05' North, Longitude: 105° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.36 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.68 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.3"1000.62 miWest0° 11' 06.2"12.72 miNorth1000.56 mi
24 hours11° 24' 31.3"786.05 miEast4° 14' 40.4"291.68 miNorth835.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoTue 1:50 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 1:50 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraTue 1:50 PM1735 km1078 miles937 nmNorth N
LeonTue 1:50 PM1814 km1127 miles980 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzTue 1:50 PM1845 km1147 miles996 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsTue 1:50 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmEast-southeast ESE
AguascalientesTue 1:50 PM1884 km1171 miles1017 nmNorth N
GuatemalaTue 1:50 PM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmNortheast NE
San Luis PotosiTue 1:50 PM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaTue 1:50 PM1979 km1230 miles1068 nmEast-northeast ENE

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