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 Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 03:42:00 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: 79%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 03:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.44 meters/second, 1524.4 km/hour, 947.2 miles/hour or 823.1 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"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 03.5"||0.07 mi||south||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.7"||946.91 mi||west||0° 03' 39.2"||4.19 mi||south||947.10 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 51.7"||756.67 mi||east||1° 52' 44.0"||129.23 mi||south||771.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta||Wed 9:42 PM||299 km||186 miles||162 nm||ENE|
|Tepic||Wed 8:42 PM||381 km||237 miles||206 nm||NE|
|Colima||Wed 9:42 PM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||E|
|Mazatlan||Wed 8:42 PM||444 km||276 miles||240 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara||Wed 9:42 PM||486 km||302 miles||262 nm||ENE|
|Aguascalientes||Wed 9:42 PM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm||ENE|
|Fresnillo||Wed 9:42 PM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm||NE|
|Leon||Wed 9:42 PM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm||ENE|
|San Luis Potosi||Wed 9:42 PM||772 km||480 miles||417 nm||ENE|
|Acapulco||Wed 9:42 PM||881 km||547 miles||476 nm||ESE|
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