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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 21:44:00 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: 17%
|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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 21:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.06 meters/second, 1551.8 km/hour, 964.2 miles/hour or 837.9 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"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.1"||964.01 mi||west||0° 06' 29.8"||7.45 mi||north||963.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 26.3"||766.22 mi||east||2° 12' 31.5"||151.89 mi||north||776.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Fri 3:44 PM||134 km||83 miles||72 nm||WNW|
|Oaxaca||Fri 3:44 PM||237 km||148 miles||128 nm||ENE|
|Santa María Huatulco||Fri 3:44 PM||272 km||169 miles||147 nm||E|
|Cuernavaca||Fri 3:44 PM||292 km||181 miles||158 nm||N|
|Mexico City||Fri 3:44 PM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm||N|
|Veracruz||Fri 3:44 PM||423 km||263 miles||229 nm||NE|
|Querétaro||Fri 3:44 PM||501 km||312 miles||271 nm||NNW|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez||Fri 3:44 PM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm||E|
|Colima||Fri 3:44 PM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm||WNW|
|Leon||Fri 3:44 PM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm||NNW|
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