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 Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 01:06:00 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: 51%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 01:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.62 meters/second, 1575.4 km/hour, 978.9 miles/hour or 850.7 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' 32.4"||16.32 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 25.1"||978.80 mi||west||0° 08' 25.2"||9.65 mi||north||978.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 05' 32.7"||746.74 mi||east||3° 02' 50.9"||209.54 mi||north||770.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta||Fri 7:06 PM||876 km||544 miles||473 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara||Fri 7:06 PM||978 km||607 miles||528 nm||NNE|
|Acapulco||Fri 7:06 PM||996 km||619 miles||538 nm||ENE|
|Mazatlan||Fri 6:06 PM||1116 km||694 miles||603 nm||N|
|Leon||Fri 7:06 PM||1126 km||700 miles||608 nm||NE|
|Aguascalientes||Fri 7:06 PM||1148 km||713 miles||620 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Fri 7:06 PM||1203 km||747 miles||649 nm||NE|
|San Luis Potosi||Fri 7:06 PM||1258 km||782 miles||679 nm||NE|
|Veracruz||Fri 7:06 PM||1464 km||910 miles||791 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 6:06 PM||1762 km||1095 miles||952 nm||N|
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