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 9:36 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32 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"||956.42 mi||west||0° 05' 07.8"||5.88 mi||north||956.21 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 56.3"||767.58 mi||east||1° 38' 23.2"||112.79 mi||north||772.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan *||Fri 3:34 PM||1141 km||709 miles||616 nm||NE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Fri 4:34 PM||1144 km||711 miles||618 nm||ENE|
|Guadalajara *||Fri 4:34 PM||1337 km||831 miles||722 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 2:34 PM||1343 km||834 miles||725 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes *||Fri 4:34 PM||1474 km||916 miles||796 nm||ENE|
|Leon *||Fri 4:34 PM||1516 km||942 miles||819 nm||ENE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Fri 4:34 PM||1615 km||1003 miles||872 nm||ENE|
|Tijuana *||Fri 2:34 PM||1643 km||1021 miles||887 nm||N|
|Mexicali *||Fri 2:34 PM||1650 km||1025 miles||891 nm||N|
|San Diego *||Fri 2:34 PM||1664 km||1034 miles||899 nm||N|
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