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 Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 00:36:00 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: 26%
|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 Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.27 meters/second, 1531.0 km/hour, 951.3 miles/hour or 826.7 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' 30.9"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.2"||951.03 mi||west||0° 04' 10.3"||4.78 mi||north||950.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 04.2"||761.18 mi||east||1° 14' 50.6"||85.80 mi||north||763.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Sat 5:36 PM||1919 km||1192 miles||1036 nm||NE|
|San Diego *||Sat 5:36 PM||1927 km||1197 miles||1040 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 5:36 PM||1984 km||1233 miles||1071 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali *||Sat 5:36 PM||2026 km||1259 miles||1094 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 5:36 PM||2126 km||1321 miles||1148 nm||NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Sat 5:36 PM||2163 km||1344 miles||1168 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco *||Sat 5:36 PM||2194 km||1363 miles||1184 nm||NNE|
|Sacramento *||Sat 5:36 PM||2305 km||1432 miles||1244 nm||NNE|
|Phoenix||Sat 5:36 PM||2317 km||1440 miles||1251 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas *||Sat 5:36 PM||2337 km||1452 miles||1262 nm||NNE|
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