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, October 8, 2012 at 13:10:00 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: 48%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.62 meters/second, 1535.8 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.3 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' 30.8"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||south||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.1"||954.05 mi||west||0° 05' 45.3"||6.60 mi||south||954.33 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 34.4"||763.15 mi||east||2° 42' 25.4"||186.15 mi||south||790.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manzanillo *||Mon 8:10 AM||190 km||118 miles||103 nm||ENE|
|Colima *||Mon 8:10 AM||255 km||158 miles||137 nm||ENE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Mon 8:10 AM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Mon 8:10 AM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm||NE|
|Tepic *||Mon 7:10 AM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm||NNE|
|Leon *||Mon 8:10 AM||548 km||341 miles||296 nm||NE|
|Aguascalientes *||Mon 8:10 AM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan *||Mon 7:10 AM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm||N|
|Querétaro *||Mon 8:10 AM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm||ENE|
|Fresnillo *||Mon 8:10 AM||636 km||395 miles||343 nm||NNE|
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