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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 04:42:00 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: 92%
|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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 04:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.84 meters/second, 1515.0 km/hour, 941.4 miles/hour or 818.0 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' 30.6"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||south||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 41.3"||941.14 mi||west||0° 02' 19.6"||2.67 mi||south||941.26 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 54.3"||758.79 mi||east||1° 22' 05.4"||94.12 mi||south||767.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Guadalajara||Wed 10:42 PM||39 km||24 miles||21 nm||NNE|
|Ixtlán del Río||Wed 9:42 PM||113 km||70 miles||61 nm||NW|
|Colima||Wed 10:42 PM||126 km||78 miles||68 nm||S|
|Manzanillo||Wed 10:42 PM||167 km||103 miles||90 nm||SSW|
|Puerto Vallarta||Wed 10:42 PM||178 km||110 miles||96 nm||W|
|Tepic||Wed 9:42 PM||188 km||117 miles||102 nm||NW|
|Aguascalientes||Wed 10:42 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm||NE|
|Punta Mita||Wed 10:42 PM||211 km||131 miles||114 nm||WNW|
|Leon||Wed 10:42 PM||212 km||132 miles||114 nm||ENE|
|Fresnillo||Wed 10:42 PM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm||NNE|
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