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 13:34:00 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 7:34 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.72 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.5 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' 30.8"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||south||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.2"||954.27 mi||west||0° 05' 47.5"||6.64 mi||south||954.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 30.8"||763.26 mi||east||2° 43' 17.8"||187.15 mi||south||791.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta *||Mon 8:34 AM||755 km||469 miles||408 nm||ENE|
|Mazatlan *||Mon 7:34 AM||805 km||500 miles||435 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara *||Mon 8:34 AM||944 km||587 miles||510 nm||ENE|
|Aguascalientes *||Mon 8:34 AM||1089 km||677 miles||588 nm||ENE|
|Leon *||Mon 8:34 AM||1124 km||699 miles||607 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 6:34 AM||1216 km||756 miles||657 nm||N|
|San Luis Potosi *||Mon 8:34 AM||1229 km||763 miles||663 nm||ENE|
|Acapulco *||Mon 8:34 AM||1282 km||797 miles||692 nm||E|
|Chihuahua *||Mon 7:34 AM||1308 km||813 miles||706 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City *||Mon 8:34 AM||1357 km||843 miles||733 nm||E|
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