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 23:44:00 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 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.57 meters/second, 1550.1 km/hour, 963.2 miles/hour or 837.0 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' 31.1"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.9"||962.99 mi||west||0° 06' 19.9"||7.26 mi||north||962.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 51.0"||765.89 mi||east||2° 08' 22.8"||147.16 mi||north||775.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Fri 4:44 PM||2082 km||1294 miles||1124 nm||NNE|
|San Diego *||Fri 4:44 PM||2092 km||1300 miles||1129 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 4:44 PM||2165 km||1345 miles||1169 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali *||Fri 4:44 PM||2178 km||1353 miles||1176 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 4:44 PM||2216 km||1377 miles||1197 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan||Fri 4:44 PM||2360 km||1467 miles||1274 nm||ENE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Fri 4:44 PM||2378 km||1478 miles||1284 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco *||Fri 4:44 PM||2412 km||1499 miles||1303 nm||NNE|
|Phoenix||Fri 4:44 PM||2453 km||1524 miles||1324 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 4:44 PM||2509 km||1559 miles||1355 nm||NNE|
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