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 13:50:00 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 13:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.77 meters/second, 1536.4 km/hour, 954.7 miles/hour or 829.6 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' 05.7"||0.11 mi||south||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.3"||954.40 mi||west||0° 05' 48.9"||6.66 mi||south||954.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 28.7"||763.32 mi||east||2° 43' 48.8"||187.74 mi||south||791.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan *||Mon 7:50 AM||1105 km||687 miles||597 nm||ENE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Mon 8:50 AM||1117 km||694 miles||603 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 6:50 AM||1301 km||808 miles||702 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Mon 8:50 AM||1311 km||814 miles||708 nm||ENE|
|Aguascalientes *||Mon 8:50 AM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm||ENE|
|Leon *||Mon 8:50 AM||1489 km||926 miles||804 nm||ENE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Mon 8:50 AM||1586 km||985 miles||856 nm||ENE|
|Tijuana *||Mon 6:50 AM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm||N|
|Mexicali *||Mon 6:50 AM||1611 km||1001 miles||870 nm||N|
|San Diego *||Mon 6:50 AM||1627 km||1011 miles||879 nm||N|
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