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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 8:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 00' North, Longitude: 131° 13' West

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.01 miWest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 miNorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.4"960.51 miWest0° 05' 46.4"6.62 miNorth960.29 mi
24 hours11° 34' 59.4"766.30 miEast1° 54' 56.6"131.75 miNorth773.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Thu 1:34 PM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Thu 1:34 PM2241 km1393 miles1210 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Thu 1:34 PM2289 km1423 miles1236 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Thu 1:34 PM2348 km1459 miles1268 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Thu 1:34 PM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Thu 1:34 PM2458 km1527 miles1327 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloThu 1:34 PM2463 km1531 miles1330 nmNortheast NE
Sacramento *Thu 1:34 PM2572 km1598 miles1389 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixThu 1:34 PM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Thu 1:34 PM2647 km1645 miles1429 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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