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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, October 18, 2013 at 5:38:00 AM.

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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: 99%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 18, 2013 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 03' North, Longitude: 97° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.23 meters/second, 1599.2 km/hour, 993.7 miles/hour or 863.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.56 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 miNorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 25.7"993.59 miWest0° 10' 11.1"11.66 miNorth993.45 mi
24 hours11° 50' 59.8"811.61 miEast3° 48' 54.8"262.22 miNorth848.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa María Huatulco *Fri 12:38 AM870 km541 miles470 nmNorth N
Oaxaca *Fri 12:38 AM1001 km622 miles540 nmNorth N
Acapulco *Fri 12:38 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EscuintlaThu 11:38 PM1010 km628 miles545 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 11:38 PM1054 km655 miles569 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaThu 11:38 PM1092 km678 miles589 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 11:38 PM1105 km687 miles597 nmNortheast NE
Veracruz *Fri 12:38 AM1242 km772 miles671 nmNorth N
Mexico City *Fri 12:38 AM1270 km789 miles686 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaThu 11:38 PM1311 km815 miles708 nmEast-northeast ENE

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