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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 = Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 4:02:00 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: 88%

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 Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 04:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 48' North, Longitude: 98° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.03 meters/second, 1598.5 km/hour, 993.3 miles/hour or 863.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.55 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.9"993.14 miWest0° 10' 07.4"11.60 miSouth993.43 mi
24 hours11° 21' 47.1"776.77 miEast4° 15' 52.1"293.04 miSouth833.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa María HuatulcoSat 10:02 PM800 km497 miles432 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoSat 10:02 PM914 km568 miles493 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OaxacaSat 10:02 PM925 km575 miles500 nmNorth N
EscuintlaSat 10:02 PM998 km620 miles539 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 10:02 PM1041 km647 miles562 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaSat 10:02 PM1090 km677 miles588 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSat 10:02 PM1107 km688 miles598 nmEast-northeast ENE
VeracruzSat 10:02 PM1169 km726 miles631 nmNorth N
Mexico CitySat 10:02 PM1181 km734 miles638 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaSat 10:02 PM1320 km820 miles713 nmEast-northeast ENE

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