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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 08:34:00 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: 95%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.70 meters/second, 1611.7 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 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' 32.0"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 07.6"||1001.37 mi||west||0° 11' 05.1"||12.70 mi||south||1001.59 mi|
|24 hours||11° 10' 51.9"||770.29 mi||east||4° 32' 34.4"||312.14 mi||south||832.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Tue 2:34 AM||1320 km||820 miles||713 nm||N|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 2:34 AM||1566 km||973 miles||845 nm||ESE|
|Mexico City||Tue 2:34 AM||1616 km||1004 miles||873 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Tue 2:34 AM||1662 km||1033 miles||898 nm||NE|
|Veracruz||Tue 2:34 AM||1690 km||1050 miles||912 nm||NNE|
|Santa Ana||Tue 2:34 AM||1708 km||1061 miles||922 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara||Tue 2:34 AM||1720 km||1069 miles||929 nm||N|
|San Salvador||Tue 2:34 AM||1723 km||1071 miles||930 nm||NE|
|Leon||Tue 2:34 AM||1773 km||1102 miles||957 nm||N|
|Aguascalientes||Tue 2:34 AM||1847 km||1148 miles||997 nm||N|
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