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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, March 21, 2013 at 3:52:00 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: 64%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 03:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 05' North, Longitude: 129° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.04 meters/second, 1537.3 km/hour, 955.3 miles/hour or 830.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.92 miWest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 miSouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.6"954.99 miWest0° 04' 58.6"5.70 miSouth955.23 mi
24 hours11° 24' 43.0"750.52 miEast2° 22' 25.4"163.23 miSouth772.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Wed 8:52 PM2040 km1268 miles1102 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Wed 8:52 PM2048 km1273 miles1106 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Wed 8:52 PM2102 km1306 miles1135 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Wed 8:52 PM2151 km1337 miles1161 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 8:52 PM2260 km1404 miles1220 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Wed 8:52 PM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Wed 8:52 PM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sacramento *Wed 8:52 PM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixWed 8:52 PM2444 km1519 miles1320 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Wed 8:52 PM2457 km1527 miles1327 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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