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 Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 08:34:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 86%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.07 meters/second, 1602.2 km/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.1 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' 32.4"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||south||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 31.8"||995.47 mi||west||0° 10' 22.0"||11.88 mi||south||995.75 mi|
|24 hours||10° 58' 57.4"||751.82 mi||east||4° 19' 17.2"||296.95 mi||south||811.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|David||Tue 3:34 AM||161 km||100 miles||87 nm||E|
|Boquete||Tue 3:34 AM||170 km||105 miles||92 nm||ENE|
|San Jose||Tue 2:34 AM||186 km||116 miles||101 nm||N|
|Alajuela||Tue 2:34 AM||197 km||123 miles||107 nm||N|
|Limón||Tue 2:34 AM||213 km||132 miles||115 nm||NNE|
|Santiago de Veraguas||Tue 3:34 AM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm||E|
|Masaya||Tue 2:34 AM||477 km||296 miles||257 nm||NNW|
|Panama||Tue 3:34 AM||487 km||303 miles||263 nm||E|
|Managua||Tue 2:34 AM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm||NNW|
|Matagalpa||Tue 2:34 AM||562 km||349 miles||303 nm||NNW|
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