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 Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 23:26:00 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: 36%
|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 Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.21 meters/second, 1530.8 km/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.5 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"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 26.6"||950.97 mi||west||0° 03' 51.6"||4.43 mi||south||951.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 39.6"||742.86 mi||east||1° 55' 50.6"||132.79 mi||south||758.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Veracruz *||Tue 6:26 PM||42 km||26 miles||23 nm||NNE|
|Puebla *||Tue 6:26 PM||195 km||121 miles||105 nm||W|
|Oaxaca *||Tue 6:26 PM||200 km||125 miles||108 nm||SSW|
|Mexico City *||Tue 6:26 PM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm||WNW|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez *||Tue 6:26 PM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm||SE|
|Acapulco *||Tue 6:26 PM||441 km||274 miles||238 nm||WSW|
|Querétaro *||Tue 6:26 PM||469 km||291 miles||253 nm||WNW|
|San Luis Potosi *||Tue 6:26 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm||NW|
|Leon *||Tue 6:26 PM||619 km||384 miles||334 nm||WNW|
|Aguascalientes *||Tue 6:26 PM||707 km||439 miles||382 nm||WNW|
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