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 7:53 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 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, 964.3 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"||964.02 mi||west||0° 06' 29.9"||7.45 mi||north||963.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 26.1"||766.22 mi||east||2° 12' 33.7"||151.94 mi||north||776.72 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||160 km||99 miles||86 nm||WNW|
|Oaxaca||Fri 3:44 PM||211 km||131 miles||114 nm||ENE|
|Santa María Huatulco||Fri 3:44 PM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm||ESE|
|Cuernavaca||Fri 3:44 PM||298 km||185 miles||161 nm||NNW|
|Mexico City||Fri 3:44 PM||350 km||217 miles||189 nm||N|
|Veracruz||Fri 3:44 PM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm||NE|
|Querétaro||Fri 3:44 PM||512 km||318 miles||276 nm||NNW|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez||Fri 3:44 PM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm||E|
|Leon||Fri 3:44 PM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm||NNW|
|Colima||Fri 3:44 PM||638 km||396 miles||345 nm||WNW|
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