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 20:44:00 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 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.48 meters/second, 1560.5 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.6 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' 15.9"||969.52 mi||west||0° 07' 10.9"||8.23 mi||north||969.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 02.3"||771.25 mi||east||2° 30' 04.0"||172.00 mi||north||785.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta *||Thu 3:44 PM||1210 km||752 miles||653 nm||ENE|
|Mazatlan *||Thu 2:44 PM||1278 km||794 miles||690 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara *||Thu 3:44 PM||1389 km||863 miles||750 nm||ENE|
|Aguascalientes *||Thu 3:44 PM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm||ENE|
|Leon *||Thu 3:44 PM||1568 km||975 miles||847 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 1:44 PM||1597 km||992 miles||862 nm||NNE|
|Acapulco *||Thu 3:44 PM||1638 km||1018 miles||885 nm||E|
|San Luis Potosi *||Thu 3:44 PM||1681 km||1045 miles||908 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City *||Thu 3:44 PM||1765 km||1097 miles||953 nm||ENE|
|Tijuana *||Thu 1:44 PM||1932 km||1200 miles||1043 nm||N|
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