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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 8:34:00 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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 13' North, Longitude: 115° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.27 meters/second, 1610.2 km/hour, 1000.5 miles/hour or 869.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.67 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.8"1000.42 miWest0° 11' 04.6"12.69 miNorth1000.35 mi
24 hours11° 24' 25.1"785.76 miEast4° 13' 51.8"290.76 miNorth834.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoTue 2:34 PM2166 km1346 miles1170 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraTue 2:34 PM2179 km1354 miles1176 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanTue 1:34 PM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesTue 2:34 PM2352 km1461 miles1270 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityTue 2:34 PM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzTue 2:34 PM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 1:34 PM2691 km1672 miles1453 nmNorth N
GuatemalaTue 2:34 PM2961 km1840 miles1599 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsTue 2:34 PM2997 km1862 miles1618 nmEast-southeast ESE
San SalvadorTue 2:34 PM3071 km1908 miles1658 nmEast-northeast ENE

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