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 09:26:00 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 4:39 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 09:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.81 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 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||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 07.5"||1001.62 mi||west||0° 11' 06.7"||12.73 mi||south||1001.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 11' 04.3"||770.72 mi||east||4° 32' 59.9"||312.63 mi||south||833.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Tue 3:26 AM||2120 km||1317 miles||1145 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara||Tue 3:26 AM||2156 km||1340 miles||1164 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan||Tue 2:26 AM||2226 km||1383 miles||1202 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes||Tue 3:26 AM||2327 km||1446 miles||1256 nm||NE|
|Mexico City||Tue 3:26 AM||2363 km||1469 miles||1276 nm||NE|
|Veracruz||Tue 3:26 AM||2594 km||1612 miles||1401 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 2:26 AM||2702 km||1679 miles||1459 nm||N|
|Guatemala||Tue 3:26 AM||2904 km||1804 miles||1568 nm||ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 3:26 AM||2920 km||1814 miles||1577 nm||ESE|
|San Salvador||Tue 3:26 AM||3011 km||1871 miles||1626 nm||ENE|
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