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 Monday, April 8, 2013 at 17:14:00 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: 3%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.59 meters/second, 1614.9 km/hour, 1003.5 miles/hour or 872.0 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' 31.6"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 41.2"||1003.38 mi||west||0° 11' 09.9"||12.79 mi||north||1003.37 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 01.6"||780.47 mi||east||4° 19' 36.8"||297.32 mi||north||832.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 11:14 AM||1073 km||667 miles||579 nm||ESE|
|Acapulco *||Mon 12:14 PM||1523 km||946 miles||822 nm||N|
|Guatemala||Mon 11:14 AM||1529 km||950 miles||826 nm||NNE|
|Santa Ana||Mon 11:14 AM||1538 km||956 miles||831 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Mon 11:14 AM||1539 km||956 miles||831 nm||NE|
|Managua||Mon 11:14 AM||1662 km||1033 miles||897 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Mon 11:14 AM||1717 km||1067 miles||927 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Mon 11:14 AM||1745 km||1084 miles||942 nm||ENE|
|Veracruz *||Mon 12:14 PM||1787 km||1110 miles||965 nm||N|
|Mexico City *||Mon 12:14 PM||1800 km||1118 miles||972 nm||N|
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