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 05:52:00 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 05:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.96 meters/second, 1515.5 km/hour, 941.7 miles/hour or 818.3 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' 30.6"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||south||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 41.4"||941.42 mi||west||0° 02' 26.3"||2.80 mi||south||941.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 41.8"||758.78 mi||east||1° 24' 43.6"||97.14 mi||south||768.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Wed 10:52 PM||1364 km||848 miles||737 nm||NE|
|Tijuana||Wed 9:52 PM||1396 km||867 miles||754 nm||NNE|
|San Diego||Wed 9:52 PM||1412 km||878 miles||763 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali||Wed 9:52 PM||1453 km||903 miles||785 nm||NNE|
|Mazatlan||Wed 10:52 PM||1488 km||925 miles||804 nm||ENE|
|Los Angeles||Wed 9:52 PM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm||N|
|Phoenix||Wed 10:52 PM||1675 km||1041 miles||905 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara||Wed 11:52 PM||1786 km||1110 miles||965 nm||E|
|Las Vegas||Wed 9:52 PM||1828 km||1136 miles||987 nm||NNE|
|San Jose (USA)||Wed 9:52 PM||1890 km||1174 miles||1021 nm||N|
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