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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 17:48:00 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: 10%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 6, 2013 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.64 meters/second, 1607.9 km/hour, 999.1 miles/hour or 868.2 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' 32.2"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 12.2"||999.00 mi||west||0° 10' 24.4"||11.92 mi||north||998.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 08' 25.6"||765.61 mi||east||3° 57' 51.5"||272.44 mi||north||809.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Mon 10:48 AM||2889 km||1795 miles||1560 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Mon 10:48 AM||3122 km||1940 miles||1686 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City *||Mon 12:48 PM||3126 km||1942 miles||1688 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Mon 10:48 AM||3259 km||2025 miles||1760 nm||NNE|
|Las Vegas *||Mon 10:48 AM||3424 km||2128 miles||1849 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco *||Mon 10:48 AM||3468 km||2155 miles||1873 nm||N|
|Adamstown||Mon 9:48 AM||3542 km||2201 miles||1912 nm||S|
|Kiritimati||Tue 7:48 AM||3643 km||2263 miles||1967 nm||W|
|Papeete||Mon 7:48 AM||3805 km||2364 miles||2054 nm||SW|
|Guatemala||Mon 11:48 AM||3854 km||2395 miles||2081 nm||ENE|
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