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 01:16:00 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 01:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.58 meters/second, 1575.3 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.6 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"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 25.0"||978.64 mi||west||0° 08' 24.5"||9.63 mi||north||978.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 05' 36.1"||746.69 mi||east||3° 02' 33.8"||209.20 mi||north||770.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta||Fri 7:16 PM||1003 km||623 miles||542 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara||Fri 7:16 PM||1139 km||708 miles||615 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan||Fri 6:16 PM||1190 km||739 miles||643 nm||NNE|
|Acapulco||Fri 7:16 PM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm||ENE|
|Leon||Fri 7:16 PM||1304 km||810 miles||704 nm||NE|
|Aguascalientes||Fri 7:16 PM||1309 km||813 miles||707 nm||NE|
|Mexico City||Fri 7:16 PM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm||ENE|
|San Luis Potosi||Fri 7:16 PM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm||NE|
|Veracruz||Fri 7:16 PM||1699 km||1056 miles||917 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 6:16 PM||1741 km||1082 miles||940 nm||N|
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