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 Friday, January 25, 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: 96%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 25, 2013 at 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.54 meters/second, 1528.4 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.2 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' 30.8"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.0"||949.40 mi||west||0° 04' 36.0"||5.28 mi||south||949.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 19.1"||758.10 mi||east||2° 14' 52.3"||154.59 mi||south||778.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Villahermosa||Thu 10:52 PM||161 km||100 miles||87 nm||SE|
|Veracruz||Thu 10:52 PM||229 km||142 miles||124 nm||W|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez||Thu 10:52 PM||265 km||164 miles||143 nm||SSE|
|Oaxaca||Thu 10:52 PM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm||SW|
|Santa María Huatulco||Thu 10:52 PM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm||SW|
|Merida||Thu 10:52 PM||508 km||316 miles||274 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City||Thu 10:52 PM||542 km||337 miles||293 nm||W|
|Cuernavaca||Thu 10:52 PM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm||W|
|Orange Walk Town||Thu 10:52 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm||E|
|Belmopan||Thu 10:52 PM||586 km||364 miles||316 nm||ESE|
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