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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 13:24:00 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: 55%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.78 meters/second, 1576.0 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 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' 31.8"||16.32 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 51.3"||979.09 mi||west||0° 08' 51.3"||10.15 mi||south||979.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 08.8"||758.23 mi||east||3° 50' 24.9"||263.96 mi||south||807.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan||Tue 6:24 AM||1601 km||995 miles||865 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara||Tue 7:24 AM||1700 km||1056 miles||918 nm||ENE|
|Aguascalientes||Tue 7:24 AM||1858 km||1154 miles||1003 nm||ENE|
|Leon||Tue 7:24 AM||1878 km||1167 miles||1014 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 6:24 AM||1885 km||1172 miles||1018 nm||NNE|
|Acapulco||Tue 7:24 AM||1906 km||1184 miles||1029 nm||ENE|
|San Luis Potosi||Tue 7:24 AM||1994 km||1239 miles||1077 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City||Tue 7:24 AM||2056 km||1278 miles||1110 nm||ENE|
|Tijuana||Tue 5:24 AM||2155 km||1339 miles||1164 nm||N|
|Mexicali||Tue 5:24 AM||2174 km||1351 miles||1174 nm||N|
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