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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 20:34:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.50 meters/second, 1546.2 km/hour, 960.8 miles/hour or 834.9 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' 31.1"||16.01 mi||west||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||north||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 12.4"||960.51 mi||west||0° 05' 46.3"||6.62 mi||north||960.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 59.7"||766.30 mi||east||1° 54' 54.2"||131.71 mi||north||773.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Thu 1:34 PM||2253 km||1400 miles||1217 nm||NE|
|San Diego *||Thu 1:34 PM||2259 km||1404 miles||1220 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Thu 1:34 PM||2305 km||1432 miles||1244 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali *||Thu 1:34 PM||2366 km||1470 miles||1277 nm||NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Thu 1:34 PM||2442 km||1517 miles||1318 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco *||Thu 1:34 PM||2465 km||1532 miles||1331 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 1:34 PM||2485 km||1544 miles||1342 nm||NE|
|Sacramento *||Thu 1:34 PM||2581 km||1604 miles||1394 nm||NNE|
|Las Vegas *||Thu 1:34 PM||2663 km||1655 miles||1438 nm||NE|
|Phoenix||Thu 1:34 PM||2663 km||1655 miles||1438 nm||NE|
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