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 7:21 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 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, 1562.2 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"||970.46 mi||west||0° 07' 27.5"||8.55 mi||north||970.21 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 55.1"||758.07 mi||east||2° 37' 11.6"||180.15 mi||north||774.38 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||1734 km||1078 miles||936 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 5:36 PM||1835 km||1140 miles||991 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara||Fri 6:36 PM||1921 km||1193 miles||1037 nm||ENE|
|Tijuana||Fri 4:36 PM||1966 km||1222 miles||1062 nm||N|
|San Diego||Fri 4:36 PM||1984 km||1233 miles||1071 nm||N|
|Mexicali||Fri 4:36 PM||2012 km||1250 miles||1086 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes||Fri 6:36 PM||2063 km||1282 miles||1114 nm||ENE|
|Los Angeles||Fri 4:36 PM||2114 km||1314 miles||1142 nm||N|
|Phoenix||Fri 5:36 PM||2206 km||1371 miles||1191 nm||NNE|
|Acapulco||Fri 6:36 PM||2212 km||1374 miles||1194 nm||E|
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