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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 06:38:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 01' North, Longitude: 100° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.78 meters/second, 1579.6 km/hour, 981.5 miles/hour or 852.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.36 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 30' 17.5"981.36 miwest0° 08' 41.2"9.95 minorth981.15 mi
24 hours11° 54' 58.8"806.26 mieast3° 08' 02.0"215.44 minorth829.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Sat 1:38 AM536 km333 miles289 nmNorth N
Santa María Huatulco *Sat 1:38 AM594 km369 miles321 nmNortheast NE
Oaxaca *Sat 1:38 AM672 km418 miles363 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Sat 1:38 AM828 km514 miles447 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Sat 1:38 AM903 km561 miles488 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Sat 1:38 AM926 km575 miles500 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Sat 1:38 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Leon *Sat 1:38 AM1026 km637 miles554 nmNorth N
GuatemalaSat 12:38 AM1085 km674 miles586 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Sat 1:38 AM1093 km679 miles590 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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