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 01:36:00 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 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.49 meters/second, 1575.0 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.4 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' 24.9"||978.51 mi||west||0° 08' 23.2"||9.61 mi||north||978.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 05' 43.0"||746.72 mi||east||3° 01' 59.6"||208.56 mi||north||770.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta||Fri 7:36 PM||1372 km||853 miles||741 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan||Fri 6:36 PM||1466 km||911 miles||791 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara||Fri 7:36 PM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm||ENE|
|Aguascalientes||Fri 7:36 PM||1703 km||1058 miles||920 nm||NE|
|Leon||Fri 7:36 PM||1720 km||1069 miles||929 nm||ENE|
|Acapulco||Fri 7:36 PM||1740 km||1081 miles||939 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 6:36 PM||1804 km||1121 miles||974 nm||NNE|
|San Luis Potosi||Fri 7:36 PM||1838 km||1142 miles||993 nm||NE|
|Mexico City||Fri 7:36 PM||1892 km||1176 miles||1022 nm||ENE|
|Tijuana||Fri 5:36 PM||2124 km||1320 miles||1147 nm||N|
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