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 20:34:00 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 9:37 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.53 meters/second, 1560.7 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.7 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' 31.3"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 16.1"||969.56 mi||west||0° 07' 11.7"||8.25 mi||north||969.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 59.1"||771.21 mi||east||2° 30' 25.9"||172.40 mi||north||785.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta *||Thu 3:34 PM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan *||Thu 2:34 PM||1095 km||680 miles||591 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara *||Thu 3:34 PM||1141 km||709 miles||616 nm||NE|
|Aguascalientes *||Thu 3:34 PM||1303 km||810 miles||703 nm||NE|
|Leon *||Thu 3:34 PM||1318 km||819 miles||711 nm||ENE|
|Acapulco *||Thu 3:34 PM||1353 km||841 miles||731 nm||E|
|San Luis Potosi *||Thu 3:34 PM||1437 km||893 miles||776 nm||NE|
|Mexico City *||Thu 3:34 PM||1492 km||927 miles||806 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 1:34 PM||1548 km||962 miles||836 nm||N|
|Veracruz *||Thu 3:34 PM||1788 km||1111 miles||966 nm||ENE|
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