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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 = Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 7:28:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 54' North, Longitude: 115° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.75 meters/second, 1547.1 km/hour, 961.3 miles/hour or 835.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.02 miWest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 miNorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.6"961.08 miWest0° 05' 51.8"6.72 miNorth960.86 mi
24 hours11° 34' 37.8"766.34 miEast1° 57' 13.8"134.37 miNorth773.97 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 *Thu 2:28 PM1132 km703 miles611 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Thu 1:28 PM1158 km719 miles625 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Thu 2:28 PM1321 km821 miles713 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 12:28 PM1419 km882 miles766 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Thu 2:28 PM1467 km911 miles792 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Thu 2:28 PM1502 km933 miles811 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis Potosi *Thu 2:28 PM1605 km998 miles867 nmEast-northeast ENE
Acapulco *Thu 2:28 PM1637 km1017 miles884 nmEast E
Mexico City *Thu 2:28 PM1727 km1073 miles932 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Thu 12:28 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmNorth N

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