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 13:54:00 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 13:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.79 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"||954.44 mi||west||0° 05' 49.2"||6.67 mi||south||954.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 28.1"||763.34 mi||east||2° 43' 57.1"||187.90 mi||south||791.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan *||Mon 7:54 AM||1193 km||742 miles||644 nm||ENE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Mon 8:54 AM||1216 km||755 miles||656 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 6:54 AM||1340 km||832 miles||723 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Mon 8:54 AM||1410 km||876 miles||761 nm||ENE|
|Aguascalientes *||Mon 8:54 AM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm||ENE|
|Leon *||Mon 8:54 AM||1589 km||987 miles||858 nm||ENE|
|Tijuana *||Mon 6:54 AM||1601 km||995 miles||864 nm||N|
|Mexicali *||Mon 6:54 AM||1615 km||1003 miles||872 nm||N|
|San Diego *||Mon 6:54 AM||1621 km||1007 miles||875 nm||N|
|San Luis Potosi *||Mon 8:54 AM||1683 km||1046 miles||909 nm||ENE|
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