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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 = Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 6:44:00 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: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:53 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, April 29, 2014 at 6:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 12' North, Longitude: 119° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.48 meters/second, 1596.5 km/hour, 992.0 miles/hour or 862.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.53 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 29' 16.1"991.91 miWest0° 10' 06.6"11.58 miNorth991.77 mi
24 hours12° 19' 45.9"844.15 miEast3° 46' 15.5"259.18 miNorth878.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Sun 12:44 PM2180 km1354 miles1177 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Sun 1:44 PM2228 km1385 miles1203 nmNortheast NE
Acapulco *Sun 1:44 PM2347 km1459 miles1267 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Sun 1:44 PM2396 km1489 miles1294 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 11:44 AM2484 km1543 miles1341 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Sun 1:44 PM2535 km1575 miles1369 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los Angeles *Sun 11:44 AM2866 km1781 miles1548 nmNorth N
PhoenixSun 11:44 AM2902 km1803 miles1567 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Sun 11:44 AM3127 km1943 miles1689 nmNorth N
GuatemalaSun 12:44 PM3249 km2019 miles1754 nmEast-northeast ENE

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