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, January 3, 2013 at 09:32:00 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: 69%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.39 meters/second, 1617.8 km/hour, 1005.3 miles/hour or 873.5 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' 32.0"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 58.8"||1005.16 mi||west||0° 11' 36.6"||13.30 mi||south||1005.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 53.1"||787.18 mi||east||4° 38' 23.5"||318.81 mi||south||848.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Quito||Thu 4:32 AM||271 km||168 miles||146 nm||WNW|
|Florencia||Thu 4:32 AM||276 km||172 miles||149 nm||NNE|
|Santo Domingo (Ecuador)||Thu 4:32 AM||343 km||213 miles||185 nm||W|
|Guayaquil||Thu 4:32 AM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm||WSW|
|Cali||Thu 4:32 AM||469 km||291 miles||253 nm||N|
|Villavicencio||Thu 4:32 AM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm||NNE|
|Pereira||Thu 4:32 AM||625 km||389 miles||338 nm||N|
|Bogota||Thu 4:32 AM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm||NNE|
|Manizales||Thu 4:32 AM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm||N|
|Mitú||Thu 4:32 AM||696 km||433 miles||376 nm||ENE|
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