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 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: 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 14:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.83 meters/second, 1536.6 km/hour, 954.8 miles/hour or 829.7 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' 54.4"||954.52 mi||west||0° 05' 50.1"||6.69 mi||south||954.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 26.7"||763.38 mi||east||2° 44' 17.9"||188.30 mi||south||791.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan *||Mon 8:04 AM||1421 km||883 miles||767 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 7:04 AM||1462 km||908 miles||789 nm||NNE|
|Tijuana *||Mon 7:04 AM||1613 km||1002 miles||871 nm||N|
|San Diego *||Mon 7:04 AM||1631 km||1014 miles||881 nm||N|
|Mexicali *||Mon 7:04 AM||1650 km||1025 miles||891 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Mon 9:04 AM||1660 km||1031 miles||896 nm||ENE|
|Los Angeles *||Mon 7:04 AM||1771 km||1100 miles||956 nm||N|
|Aguascalientes *||Mon 9:04 AM||1788 km||1111 miles||965 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Mon 7:04 AM||1835 km||1140 miles||991 nm||NNE|
|Leon *||Mon 9:04 AM||1837 km||1142 miles||992 nm||ENE|
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