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 01:44:00 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 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.46 meters/second, 1574.8 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.3 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"||978.43 mi||west||0° 08' 22.7"||9.60 mi||north||978.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 05' 45.8"||746.72 mi||east||3° 01' 45.8"||208.30 mi||north||770.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan||Fri 6:44 PM||1608 km||999 miles||868 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara||Fri 7:44 PM||1721 km||1069 miles||929 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 6:44 PM||1867 km||1160 miles||1008 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes||Fri 7:44 PM||1877 km||1166 miles||1014 nm||ENE|
|Leon||Fri 7:44 PM||1900 km||1181 miles||1026 nm||ENE|
|Acapulco||Fri 7:44 PM||1943 km||1207 miles||1049 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City||Fri 7:44 PM||2087 km||1296 miles||1127 nm||ENE|
|Tijuana||Fri 5:44 PM||2119 km||1317 miles||1144 nm||N|
|San Diego||Fri 5:44 PM||2139 km||1329 miles||1155 nm||N|
|Mexicali||Fri 5:44 PM||2141 km||1331 miles||1156 nm||N|
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