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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 21:34:00 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: 6%
|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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 21:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.65 meters/second, 1539.5 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.3 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' 30.9"||15.94 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.2"||956.36 mi||west||0° 05' 07.8"||5.88 mi||north||956.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 56.1"||767.53 mi||east||1° 38' 25.5"||112.83 mi||north||772.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta *||Fri 4:34 PM||1117 km||694 miles||603 nm||ENE|
|Mazatlan *||Fri 3:34 PM||1117 km||694 miles||603 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara *||Fri 4:34 PM||1309 km||814 miles||707 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 2:34 PM||1333 km||828 miles||720 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes *||Fri 4:34 PM||1447 km||899 miles||781 nm||ENE|
|Leon *||Fri 4:34 PM||1489 km||925 miles||804 nm||ENE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Fri 4:34 PM||1588 km||987 miles||857 nm||ENE|
|Tijuana *||Fri 2:34 PM||1646 km||1023 miles||889 nm||N|
|Acapulco *||Fri 4:34 PM||1649 km||1025 miles||890 nm||E|
|Mexicali *||Fri 2:34 PM||1650 km||1025 miles||891 nm||N|
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