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, December 11, 2013 at 02:40:00 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: 66%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Monday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:29 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 02:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.11 meters/second, 1609.6 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.1 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"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.1"||1000.14 mi||west||0° 10' 35.5"||12.13 mi||north||1000.07 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 03.0"||791.02 mi||east||4° 02' 33.5"||277.83 mi||north||835.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Tue 8:40 PM||2030 km||1261 miles||1096 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara||Tue 8:40 PM||2077 km||1291 miles||1121 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan||Tue 7:40 PM||2159 km||1341 miles||1166 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes||Tue 8:40 PM||2247 km||1396 miles||1213 nm||NE|
|Mexico City||Tue 8:40 PM||2276 km||1414 miles||1229 nm||NE|
|Veracruz||Tue 8:40 PM||2504 km||1556 miles||1352 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 7:40 PM||2654 km||1649 miles||1433 nm||N|
|Guatemala||Tue 8:40 PM||2809 km||1746 miles||1517 nm||ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 8:40 PM||2843 km||1766 miles||1535 nm||ESE|
|San Salvador||Tue 8:40 PM||2917 km||1812 miles||1575 nm||ENE|
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