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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 22:34:00 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 22:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 26' North, Longitude: 122° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.92 meters/second, 1572.9 km/hour, 977.4 miles/hour or 849.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.29 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.5"977.17 miwest0° 08' 17.3"9.50 minorth976.93 mi
24 hours11° 27' 33.6"771.02 mieast2° 58' 05.9"204.08 minorth792.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanThu 3:34 PM1977 km1229 miles1068 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloThu 3:34 PM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraThu 4:34 PM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Thu 3:34 PM2177 km1353 miles1176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Thu 3:34 PM2194 km1363 miles1185 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Thu 3:34 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesThu 4:34 PM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los Angeles *Thu 3:34 PM2316 km1439 miles1251 nmNorth N
AcapulcoThu 4:34 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixThu 3:34 PM2438 km1515 miles1317 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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