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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 00:36:00 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: 33%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.93 meters/second, 1562.1 km/hour, 970.7 miles/hour or 843.5 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' 31.7"||16.18 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||16.18 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.0"||970.51 mi||west||0° 07' 27.3"||8.54 mi||north||970.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 55.3"||758.12 mi||east||2° 37' 09.4"||180.12 mi||north||774.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan||Fri 5:36 PM||1758 km||1093 miles||949 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 5:36 PM||1849 km||1149 miles||999 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara||Fri 6:36 PM||1948 km||1210 miles||1052 nm||ENE|
|Tijuana||Fri 4:36 PM||1971 km||1225 miles||1064 nm||N|
|San Diego||Fri 4:36 PM||1988 km||1235 miles||1074 nm||N|
|Mexicali||Fri 4:36 PM||2019 km||1255 miles||1090 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes||Fri 6:36 PM||2090 km||1299 miles||1128 nm||ENE|
|Los Angeles||Fri 4:36 PM||2117 km||1316 miles||1143 nm||N|
|Phoenix||Fri 5:36 PM||2217 km||1377 miles||1197 nm||NNE|
|Acapulco||Fri 6:36 PM||2240 km||1392 miles||1210 nm||E|
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