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 02:26:00 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 02:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.27 meters/second, 1574.2 km/hour, 978.2 miles/hour or 850.0 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' 32.4"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||north||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 24.3"||978.03 mi||west||0° 08' 19.8"||9.55 mi||north||977.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 06' 00.7"||746.69 mi||east||3° 00' 33.7"||206.92 mi||north||769.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana||Fri 6:26 PM||2378 km||1477 miles||1284 nm||NNE|
|San Diego||Fri 6:26 PM||2389 km||1484 miles||1290 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 7:26 PM||2450 km||1523 miles||1323 nm||NE|
|Mexicali||Fri 6:26 PM||2465 km||1532 miles||1331 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles||Fri 6:26 PM||2473 km||1537 miles||1335 nm||NNE|
|Mazatlan||Fri 7:26 PM||2502 km||1555 miles||1351 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Fri 7:26 PM||2726 km||1694 miles||1472 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Fri 6:26 PM||2741 km||1703 miles||1480 nm||N|
|Las Vegas||Fri 6:26 PM||2809 km||1745 miles||1517 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Fri 8:26 PM||3131 km||1945 miles||1690 nm||ENE|
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