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 Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 10:58:00 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: 47%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 10:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.06 meters/second, 1587.8 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.4 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' 29.3"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||south||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 22.7"||986.42 mi||west||0° 10' 44.1"||12.30 mi||south||986.22 mi|
|24 hours||12° 36' 29.7"||858.36 mi||east||4° 02' 41.6"||278.04 mi||south||896.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pucallpa||Sat 5:58 AM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm||NNW|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Sat 5:58 AM||348 km||217 miles||188 nm||SSE|
|Lima||Sat 5:58 AM||423 km||263 miles||228 nm||WSW|
|Cobija||Sat 6:58 AM||542 km||337 miles||293 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Sat 6:58 AM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm||E|
|Riberalta||Sat 6:58 AM||836 km||519 miles||451 nm||E|
|La Paz||Sat 6:58 AM||918 km||570 miles||496 nm||SE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 5:58 AM||1122 km||697 miles||606 nm||NW|
|Quito||Sat 5:58 AM||1227 km||762 miles||662 nm||NNW|
|Sucre||Sat 6:58 AM||1330 km||826 miles||718 nm||SE|
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