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 14:10:00 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 7:34 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.86 meters/second, 1536.7 km/hour, 954.9 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' 54.6"||954.59 mi||west||0° 05' 50.8"||6.70 mi||south||954.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 25.6"||763.41 mi||east||2° 44' 32.7"||188.58 mi||south||791.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Mon 7:10 AM||1567 km||974 miles||846 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan *||Mon 8:10 AM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm||ENE|
|Tijuana *||Mon 7:10 AM||1643 km||1021 miles||887 nm||NNE|
|San Diego *||Mon 7:10 AM||1660 km||1032 miles||897 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali *||Mon 7:10 AM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Mon 7:10 AM||1787 km||1110 miles||965 nm||N|
|Guadalajara *||Mon 9:10 AM||1838 km||1142 miles||993 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Mon 7:10 AM||1907 km||1185 miles||1030 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes *||Mon 9:10 AM||1964 km||1220 miles||1060 nm||ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Mon 7:10 AM||2074 km||1289 miles||1120 nm||NNE|
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