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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 = Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 5:58:00 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: 5%

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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 17:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 31' North, Longitude: 116° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.94 meters/second, 1591.0 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.48 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 32' 02.4"988.45 miWest0° 09' 17.5"10.65 miNorth988.25 mi
24 hours11° 14' 59.7"765.13 miEast3° 26' 36.5"236.70 miNorth796.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Tue 11:58 AM1743 km1083 miles941 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Tue 12:58 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmNortheast NE
Acapulco *Tue 12:58 PM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Tue 12:58 PM1938 km1204 miles1047 nmNortheast NE
Leon *Tue 12:58 PM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Tue 12:58 PM2074 km1289 miles1120 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 10:58 AM2125 km1320 miles1147 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Veracruz *Tue 12:58 PM2353 km1462 miles1270 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Tue 10:58 AM2439 km1515 miles1317 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Tue 10:58 AM2450 km1523 miles1323 nmNorth N

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