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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 21:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 10%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 21:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 18' North, Longitude: 107° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.17 meters/second, 1573.8 km/hour, 977.9 miles/hour or 849.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.30 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.8"977.74 miwest0° 08' 21.6"9.58 minorth977.51 mi
24 hours11° 27' 21.8"771.25 mieast2° 59' 56.8"206.20 minorth793.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaThu 3:34 PM847 km526 miles457 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoThu 3:34 PM911 km566 miles492 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuadalajaraThu 3:34 PM931 km579 miles503 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonThu 3:34 PM1072 km666 miles579 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesThu 3:34 PM1099 km683 miles594 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanThu 2:34 PM1105 km687 miles597 nmNorth N
Mexico CityThu 3:34 PM1128 km701 miles609 nmNortheast NE
San Luis PotosiThu 3:34 PM1204 km748 miles650 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzThu 3:34 PM1382 km859 miles746 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 2:34 PM1781 km1107 miles962 nmNorth N

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