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 29, 2012 at 07:50:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Monday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 29, 2012 at 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.69 meters/second, 1572.1 km/hour, 976.9 miles/hour or 848.9 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' 32.4"||16.28 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 31.1"||976.64 mi||west||0° 08' 13.0"||9.42 mi||north||976.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 06' 10.7"||745.73 mi||east||2° 58' 10.3"||204.17 mi||north||768.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Mon 12:50 AM||2349 km||1460 miles||1268 nm||NNE|
|San Diego *||Mon 12:50 AM||2360 km||1466 miles||1274 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 12:50 AM||2431 km||1511 miles||1313 nm||NE|
|Mexicali *||Mon 12:50 AM||2438 km||1515 miles||1316 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Mon 12:50 AM||2442 km||1517 miles||1319 nm||NNE|
|Mazatlan||Mon 12:50 AM||2495 km||1551 miles||1347 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Mon 12:50 AM||2701 km||1678 miles||1458 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco *||Mon 12:50 AM||2705 km||1681 miles||1461 nm||N|
|Las Vegas *||Mon 12:50 AM||2780 km||1727 miles||1501 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Mon 1:50 AM||3133 km||1947 miles||1692 nm||ENE|
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