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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, September 10, 2012 at 14:04:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 31%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 14:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.60 meters/second, 1521.4 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.2"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.9"||945.04 mi||west||0° 04' 28.4"||5.13 mi||south||945.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 19.4"||774.70 mi||east||2° 14' 13.9"||153.87 mi||south||794.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mexico City *||Mon 9:04 AM||55 km||34 miles||30 nm||ESE|
|Tizayuca *||Mon 9:04 AM||71 km||44 miles||38 nm||ENE|
|Cuernavaca *||Mon 9:04 AM||88 km||55 miles||48 nm||SSE|
|Querétaro *||Mon 9:04 AM||134 km||83 miles||72 nm||NW|
|Puebla *||Mon 9:04 AM||165 km||102 miles||89 nm||ESE|
|Morelia *||Mon 9:04 AM||166 km||103 miles||89 nm||W|
|Leon *||Mon 9:04 AM||277 km||172 miles||149 nm||NW|
|Acapulco *||Mon 9:04 AM||309 km||192 miles||167 nm||S|
|San Luis Potosi *||Mon 9:04 AM||313 km||195 miles||169 nm||NNW|
|Veracruz *||Mon 9:04 AM||365 km||227 miles||197 nm||E|
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