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 18:38:00 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 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 18:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.79 meters/second, 1590.4 km/hour, 988.3 miles/hour or 858.8 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"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 01.9"||988.10 mi||west||0° 09' 15.4"||10.60 mi||north||987.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 14.2"||765.14 mi||east||3° 25' 37.2"||235.57 mi||north||796.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan *||Tue 12:38 PM||2487 km||1545 miles||1343 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 11:38 AM||2561 km||1591 miles||1383 nm||NE|
|Tijuana *||Tue 11:38 AM||2589 km||1608 miles||1398 nm||NNE|
|San Diego *||Tue 11:38 AM||2603 km||1617 miles||1405 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Tue 1:38 PM||2648 km||1645 miles||1430 nm||ENE|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 11:38 AM||2706 km||1682 miles||1461 nm||NNE|
|Phoenix||Tue 11:38 AM||2891 km||1796 miles||1561 nm||NNE|
|Las Vegas *||Tue 11:38 AM||3023 km||1878 miles||1632 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City *||Tue 1:38 PM||3025 km||1880 miles||1633 nm||ENE|
|San Francisco *||Tue 11:38 AM||3026 km||1880 miles||1634 nm||N|
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