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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 = Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 6:28:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 02' North, Longitude: 112° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.94 meters/second, 1569.4 km/hour, 975.2 miles/hour or 847.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.25 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miNorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.8"974.96 miWest0° 07' 46.0"8.90 miNorth974.72 mi
24 hours11° 24' 55.0"766.13 miEast2° 46' 04.0"190.30 miNorth784.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto Vallarta *Wed 1:28 PM1033 km642 miles558 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Wed 12:28 PM1182 km735 miles638 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Wed 1:28 PM1188 km738 miles641 nmNortheast NE
Acapulco *Wed 1:28 PM1352 km840 miles730 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Wed 1:28 PM1356 km843 miles732 nmNortheast NE
Leon *Wed 1:28 PM1358 km844 miles734 nmNortheast NE
San Luis Potosi *Wed 1:28 PM1483 km922 miles801 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Wed 1:28 PM1509 km938 miles815 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloWed 11:28 AM1672 km1039 miles903 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Wed 1:28 PM1799 km1118 miles972 nmEast-northeast ENE

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