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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 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 20:34:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 55' North, Longitude: 123° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.59 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.39 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.1"983.17 miwest0° 08' 53.2"10.18 minorth982.96 mi
24 hours11° 25' 41.2"773.52 mieast3° 14' 29.8"222.85 minorth800.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Wed 2:34 PM2233 km1388 miles1206 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 1:34 PM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tijuana *Wed 1:34 PM2389 km1485 miles1290 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Wed 3:34 PM2396 km1489 miles1293 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Diego *Wed 1:34 PM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Wed 1:34 PM2452 km1524 miles1324 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Wed 1:34 PM2518 km1564 miles1359 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Wed 3:34 PM2545 km1581 miles1374 nmEast-northeast ENE
Acapulco *Wed 3:34 PM2638 km1639 miles1424 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixWed 1:34 PM2671 km1660 miles1442 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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