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, March 12, 2013 at 19:40:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.38 meters/second, 1610.6 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.6 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' 31.3"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 23.2"||1000.66 mi||west||0° 11' 06.5"||12.72 mi||north||1000.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 32.6"||786.11 mi||east||4° 14' 50.1"||291.87 mi||north||835.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Tue 1:40 PM||1348 km||837 miles||728 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 1:40 PM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm||ESE|
|Mexico City||Tue 1:40 PM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara||Tue 1:40 PM||1727 km||1073 miles||932 nm||N|
|Guatemala||Tue 1:40 PM||1731 km||1076 miles||935 nm||NE|
|Veracruz||Tue 1:40 PM||1732 km||1076 miles||935 nm||NNE|
|Santa Ana||Tue 1:40 PM||1780 km||1106 miles||961 nm||NE|
|Leon||Tue 1:40 PM||1788 km||1111 miles||965 nm||N|
|San Salvador||Tue 1:40 PM||1796 km||1116 miles||970 nm||ENE|
|Aguascalientes||Tue 1:40 PM||1859 km||1155 miles||1004 nm||N|
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