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 17:28:00 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 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 17:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.06 meters/second, 1591.4 km/hour, 988.9 miles/hour or 859.3 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' 32.0"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 02.6"||988.70 mi||west||0° 09' 19.1"||10.68 mi||north||988.51 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 48.9"||765.11 mi||east||3° 27' 21.0"||237.55 mi||north||796.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta *||Tue 12:28 PM||1190 km||739 miles||642 nm||NNE|
|Acapulco *||Tue 12:28 PM||1197 km||744 miles||646 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara *||Tue 12:28 PM||1276 km||793 miles||689 nm||NNE|
|Leon *||Tue 12:28 PM||1412 km||877 miles||762 nm||NNE|
|Mazatlan *||Tue 11:28 AM||1438 km||893 miles||776 nm||N|
|Mexico City *||Tue 12:28 PM||1442 km||896 miles||778 nm||NE|
|Aguascalientes *||Tue 12:28 PM||1443 km||897 miles||779 nm||NNE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Tue 12:28 PM||1544 km||960 miles||834 nm||NNE|
|Veracruz *||Tue 12:28 PM||1672 km||1039 miles||903 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Tue 11:28 AM||2043 km||1270 miles||1103 nm||ENE|
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