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 Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 15:14:00 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: 18%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 15:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.23 meters/second, 1617.2 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.2 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' 32.0"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 00.6"||1004.90 mi||west||0° 11' 07.9"||12.75 mi||north||1004.93 mi|
|24 hours||11° 08' 43.7"||770.64 mi||east||4° 20' 47.6"||298.68 mi||north||824.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 9:14 AM||1081 km||671 miles||583 nm||ESE|
|Acapulco *||Sun 10:14 AM||1675 km||1041 miles||904 nm||N|
|Guatemala||Sun 9:14 AM||1698 km||1055 miles||917 nm||NNE|
|San Salvador||Sun 9:14 AM||1704 km||1059 miles||920 nm||NE|
|Santa Ana||Sun 9:14 AM||1704 km||1059 miles||920 nm||NE|
|Managua||Sun 9:14 AM||1812 km||1126 miles||979 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Sun 9:14 AM||1878 km||1167 miles||1014 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Sun 9:14 AM||1878 km||1167 miles||1014 nm||ENE|
|Veracruz *||Sun 10:14 AM||1953 km||1214 miles||1055 nm||N|
|Mexico City *||Sun 10:14 AM||1956 km||1216 miles||1056 nm||N|
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