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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 = Monday, May 6, 2013 at 4:48:00 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: 11%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 6, 2013 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 21' North, Longitude: 110° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.79 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.4 miles/hour or 868.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.66 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.3"999.34 miWest0° 10' 26.6"11.96 miNorth999.25 mi
24 hours11° 08' 16.5"765.70 miEast3° 58' 56.9"273.68 miNorth809.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Mon 11:48 AM1625 km1009 miles877 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Mon 11:48 AM1752 km1089 miles946 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Leon *Mon 11:48 AM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Mon 11:48 AM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Mon 10:48 AM1912 km1188 miles1032 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Mon 11:48 AM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Veracruz *Mon 11:48 AM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaMon 10:48 AM2347 km1458 miles1267 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsMon 10:48 AM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmEast-southeast ESE
San SalvadorMon 10:48 AM2451 km1523 miles1323 nmEast-northeast ENE

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