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 Monday, March 11, 2013 at 18:50:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.88 meters/second, 1616.0 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.6 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"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.2"||1004.11 mi||west||0° 11' 43.2"||13.42 mi||north||1004.19 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 50.0"||797.62 mi||east||4° 35' 42.5"||315.75 mi||north||856.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 12:50 PM||1440 km||895 miles||778 nm||E|
|Acapulco||Mon 12:50 PM||1851 km||1150 miles||999 nm||N|
|Guatemala||Mon 12:50 PM||2057 km||1278 miles||1111 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Mon 12:50 PM||2083 km||1294 miles||1125 nm||NE|
|Mexico City||Mon 12:50 PM||2146 km||1333 miles||1159 nm||N|
|Veracruz||Mon 12:50 PM||2199 km||1366 miles||1187 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Mon 12:50 PM||2219 km||1379 miles||1198 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara||Mon 12:50 PM||2254 km||1400 miles||1217 nm||N|
|Tegucigalpa||Mon 12:50 PM||2268 km||1409 miles||1224 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Mon 12:50 PM||2299 km||1428 miles||1241 nm||ENE|
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