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 9:36 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.52 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"||969.61 mi||west||0° 07' 11.7"||8.24 mi||north||969.37 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 59.5"||771.27 mi||east||2° 30' 23.7"||172.37 mi||north||785.59 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||997 km||619 miles||538 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan *||Thu 2:34 PM||1112 km||691 miles||600 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara *||Thu 3:34 PM||1165 km||724 miles||629 nm||ENE|
|Aguascalientes *||Thu 3:34 PM||1326 km||824 miles||716 nm||NE|
|Leon *||Thu 3:34 PM||1342 km||834 miles||725 nm||ENE|
|Acapulco *||Thu 3:34 PM||1382 km||858 miles||746 nm||E|
|San Luis Potosi *||Thu 3:34 PM||1460 km||907 miles||789 nm||NE|
|Mexico City *||Thu 3:34 PM||1520 km||944 miles||821 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 1:34 PM||1551 km||964 miles||837 nm||N|
|Veracruz *||Thu 3:34 PM||1816 km||1129 miles||981 nm||ENE|
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