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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, April 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 12, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 40' North, Longitude: 100° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.86 meters/second, 1540.3 km/hour, 957.1 miles/hour or 831.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.95 miWest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 miNorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.8"956.84 miWest0° 05' 13.1"5.98 miNorth956.63 mi
24 hours11° 38' 45.9"767.71 miEast1° 40' 35.7"115.31 miNorth772.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Fri 3:34 PM141 km87 miles76 nmSoutheast SE
Cuernavaca *Fri 3:34 PM227 km141 miles122 nmNortheast NE
Morelia *Fri 3:34 PM228 km142 miles123 nmNorth N
Mexico City *Fri 3:34 PM270 km168 miles146 nmNortheast NE
Querétaro *Fri 3:34 PM328 km204 miles177 nmNorth N
Colima *Fri 3:34 PM345 km215 miles187 nmWest-northwest WNW
Leon *Fri 3:34 PM392 km243 miles211 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Guadalajara *Fri 3:34 PM421 km261 miles227 nmNorthwest NW
Oaxaca *Fri 3:34 PM449 km279 miles243 nmEast E
Aguascalientes *Fri 3:34 PM489 km304 miles264 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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