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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 18:48:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.85 meters/second, 1569.0 km/hour, 975.0 miles/hour or 847.2 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' 31.6"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 39.6"||974.82 mi||west||0° 07' 44.6"||8.87 mi||north||974.59 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 03.9"||766.19 mi||east||2° 45' 25.5"||189.58 mi||north||784.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan *||Wed 12:48 PM||1525 km||948 miles||824 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara *||Wed 1:48 PM||1646 km||1023 miles||889 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 11:48 AM||1782 km||1107 miles||962 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes *||Wed 1:48 PM||1801 km||1119 miles||972 nm||ENE|
|Leon *||Wed 1:48 PM||1826 km||1135 miles||986 nm||ENE|
|Acapulco *||Wed 1:48 PM||1883 km||1170 miles||1017 nm||ENE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Wed 1:48 PM||1938 km||1204 miles||1047 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City *||Wed 1:48 PM||2019 km||1254 miles||1090 nm||ENE|
|Tijuana *||Wed 11:48 AM||2044 km||1270 miles||1104 nm||N|
|Mexicali *||Wed 11:48 AM||2064 km||1283 miles||1115 nm||N|
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