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 21:36:00 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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.26 meters/second, 1559.8 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 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"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.3"||968.96 mi||west||0° 07' 06.8"||8.15 mi||north||968.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 17.4"||771.09 mi||east||2° 28' 21.2"||170.02 mi||north||784.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Thu 2:36 PM||2197 km||1365 miles||1186 nm||NNE|
|San Diego *||Thu 2:36 PM||2208 km||1372 miles||1192 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Thu 2:36 PM||2287 km||1421 miles||1235 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali *||Thu 2:36 PM||2289 km||1422 miles||1236 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 2:36 PM||2301 km||1430 miles||1243 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan *||Thu 3:36 PM||2403 km||1493 miles||1298 nm||ENE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Thu 2:36 PM||2511 km||1560 miles||1356 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco *||Thu 2:36 PM||2546 km||1582 miles||1375 nm||N|
|Phoenix||Thu 2:36 PM||2557 km||1589 miles||1380 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas *||Thu 2:36 PM||2627 km||1632 miles||1418 nm||NNE|
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