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 04:52:00 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 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.85 meters/second, 1515.1 km/hour, 941.4 miles/hour or 818.1 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"||941.18 mi||west||0° 02' 20.6"||2.69 mi||south||941.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 52.4"||758.79 mi||east||1° 22' 27.9"||94.55 mi||south||767.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Punta Mita||Wed 10:52 PM||65 km||40 miles||35 nm||NE|
|Puerto Vallarta||Wed 10:52 PM||81 km||50 miles||44 nm||ENE|
|Tepic||Wed 9:52 PM||169 km||105 miles||91 nm||NE|
|Ixtlán del Río||Wed 9:52 PM||182 km||113 miles||98 nm||ENE|
|Manzanillo||Wed 10:52 PM||226 km||140 miles||122 nm||SE|
|Colima||Wed 10:52 PM||266 km||165 miles||144 nm||ESE|
|Guadalajara||Wed 10:52 PM||275 km||171 miles||149 nm||E|
|Mazatlan||Wed 9:52 PM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm||N|
|Aguascalientes||Wed 10:52 PM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm||ENE|
|Fresnillo||Wed 10:52 PM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm||NE|
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