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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 18:48:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.21 meters/second, 1602.8 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 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' 31.7"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.6"||995.86 mi||west||0° 10' 17.2"||11.78 mi||north||995.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 22.5"||776.10 mi||east||3° 52' 51.8"||266.75 mi||north||816.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco *||Tue 1:48 PM||1470 km||913 miles||794 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara *||Tue 1:48 PM||1588 km||986 miles||857 nm||NNE|
|Leon *||Tue 1:48 PM||1720 km||1069 miles||929 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City *||Tue 1:48 PM||1730 km||1075 miles||934 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan *||Tue 12:48 PM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes *||Tue 1:48 PM||1754 km||1090 miles||947 nm||NNE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Tue 1:48 PM||1852 km||1151 miles||1000 nm||NNE|
|Veracruz *||Tue 1:48 PM||1941 km||1206 miles||1048 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Tue 12:48 PM||2236 km||1389 miles||1207 nm||ENE|
|San Salvador||Tue 12:48 PM||2347 km||1458 miles||1267 nm||ENE|
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