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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 = Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:44:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 17%

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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 32' North, Longitude: 127° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.58 meters/second, 1550.1 km/hour, 963.2 miles/hour or 837.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.05 miWest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 miNorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.9"962.93 miWest0° 06' 20.0"7.26 miNorth962.70 mi
24 hours11° 32' 50.8"765.84 miEast2° 08' 25.0"147.19 miNorth775.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Fri 4:44 PM2066 km1284 miles1116 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Fri 4:44 PM2077 km1291 miles1122 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Fri 4:44 PM2154 km1338 miles1163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Fri 4:44 PM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloFri 4:44 PM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanFri 4:44 PM2334 km1450 miles1260 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Jose (USA) *Fri 4:44 PM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Fri 4:44 PM2408 km1497 miles1300 nmNorth N
PhoenixFri 4:44 PM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Fri 4:44 PM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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