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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 Friday, March 15, 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: 17%

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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 22:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 24' North, Longitude: 110° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.86 meters/second, 1551.1 km/hour, 963.8 miles/hour or 837.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.06 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 minorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.5"963.57 miwest0° 06' 25.8"7.37 minorth963.33 mi
24 hours11° 32' 36.5"766.06 mieast2° 10' 50.4"149.96 minorth776.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaFri 4:34 PM736 km457 miles398 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanFri 3:34 PM874 km543 miles472 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraFri 4:34 PM902 km561 miles487 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesFri 4:34 PM1064 km661 miles575 nmNortheast NE
LeonFri 4:34 PM1080 km671 miles583 nmEast-northeast ENE
AcapulcoFri 4:34 PM1143 km710 miles617 nmEast E
San Luis PotosiFri 4:34 PM1198 km744 miles647 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityFri 4:34 PM1264 km785 miles682 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 3:34 PM1403 km871 miles757 nmNorth N
ChihuahuaFri 3:34 PM1433 km890 miles774 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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