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 Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 20:24:00 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: 2%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.57 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.9 miles/hour or 842.8 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' 31.3"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 16.3"||969.64 mi||west||0° 07' 12.3"||8.26 mi||north||969.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 56.6"||771.23 mi||east||2° 30' 43.5"||172.74 mi||north||785.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta *||Thu 3:24 PM||809 km||503 miles||437 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara *||Thu 3:24 PM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan *||Thu 2:24 PM||984 km||611 miles||531 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes *||Thu 3:24 PM||1125 km||699 miles||607 nm||NE|
|Acapulco *||Thu 3:24 PM||1126 km||700 miles||608 nm||E|
|Leon *||Thu 3:24 PM||1128 km||701 miles||609 nm||NE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Thu 3:24 PM||1253 km||779 miles||677 nm||NE|
|Mexico City *||Thu 3:24 PM||1279 km||794 miles||690 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 1:24 PM||1544 km||959 miles||834 nm||N|
|Veracruz *||Thu 3:24 PM||1569 km||975 miles||847 nm||ENE|
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