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, May 7, 2013 at 16:38:00 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: 5%
|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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 16:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.24 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.6 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"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 03.3"||989.18 mi||west||0° 09' 21.8"||10.73 mi||north||988.99 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 31.4"||765.15 mi||east||3° 28' 32.7"||238.93 mi||north||797.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Oaxaca *||Tue 11:38 AM||747 km||464 miles||404 nm||N|
|Acapulco *||Tue 11:38 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm||NNW|
|Escuintla||Tue 10:38 AM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm||NE|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez *||Tue 11:38 AM||828 km||514 miles||447 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Tue 10:38 AM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm||NE|
|Santa Ana||Tue 10:38 AM||908 km||564 miles||490 nm||ENE|
|San Salvador||Tue 10:38 AM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm||ENE|
|Veracruz *||Tue 11:38 AM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm||N|
|San Miguel||Tue 10:38 AM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City *||Tue 11:38 AM||1033 km||642 miles||558 nm||NNW|
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