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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 11:26:00 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: 36%
|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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.27 meters/second, 1559.8 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 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' 27.3"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 24.3"||968.94 mi||west||0° 09' 16.2"||10.62 mi||south||968.66 mi|
|24 hours||13° 26' 19.0"||900.72 mi||east||3° 18' 29.7"||227.48 mi||south||922.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|La Paz||Sun 7:26 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm||S|
|Cobija||Sun 7:26 AM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm||NNW|
|Riberalta||Sun 7:26 AM||412 km||256 miles||222 nm||NNE|
|Arequipa||Sun 6:26 AM||464 km||288 miles||250 nm||WSW|
|Rio Branco||Sun 7:26 AM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm||N|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Sun 6:26 AM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm||WNW|
|Sucre||Sun 7:26 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm||SSE|
|Santa Cruz||Sun 7:26 AM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm||SE|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Sun 7:26 AM||767 km||477 miles||414 nm||ESE|
|Lima||Sun 6:26 AM||1033 km||642 miles||558 nm||WNW|
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