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 Friday, May 10, 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: 1%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.73 meters/second, 1529.0 km/hour, 950.1 miles/hour or 825.6 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' 30.8"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||north||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.4"||949.82 mi||west||0° 03' 41.0"||4.22 mi||north||949.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 23.7"||763.95 mi||east||1° 02' 58.5"||72.20 mi||north||764.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Fri 1:34 PM||1444 km||897 miles||780 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan *||Fri 2:34 PM||1479 km||919 miles||799 nm||ENE|
|Tijuana *||Fri 1:34 PM||1535 km||954 miles||829 nm||N|
|San Diego *||Fri 1:34 PM||1553 km||965 miles||838 nm||N|
|Mexicali *||Fri 1:34 PM||1584 km||984 miles||855 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 1:34 PM||1684 km||1047 miles||909 nm||N|
|Guadalajara *||Fri 3:34 PM||1744 km||1084 miles||942 nm||E|
|Phoenix||Fri 1:34 PM||1788 km||1111 miles||965 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes *||Fri 3:34 PM||1865 km||1159 miles||1007 nm||ENE|
|Leon *||Fri 3:34 PM||1919 km||1193 miles||1036 nm||E|
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