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 13:26:00 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: 35%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.60 meters/second, 1557.3 km/hour, 967.7 miles/hour or 840.9 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' 27.2"||16.13 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.17 mi||south||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 14.0"||967.42 mi||west||0° 09' 06.9"||10.45 mi||south||967.14 mi|
|24 hours||13° 30' 27.1"||904.09 mi||east||3° 14' 03.4"||222.39 mi||south||924.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 7:26 AM||1694 km||1053 miles||915 nm||NNE|
|Easter Island *||Sun 8:26 AM||1922 km||1194 miles||1038 nm||SW|
|Lima||Sun 8:26 AM||2120 km||1317 miles||1145 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Sun 8:26 AM||2277 km||1415 miles||1230 nm||NE|
|Quito||Sun 8:26 AM||2536 km||1576 miles||1369 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Sun 7:26 AM||3039 km||1888 miles||1641 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Sun 9:26 AM||3040 km||1889 miles||1642 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Sun 9:26 AM||3152 km||1959 miles||1702 nm||E|
|Managua||Sun 7:26 AM||3167 km||1968 miles||1710 nm||NNE|
|Panama||Sun 8:26 AM||3211 km||1995 miles||1734 nm||NE|
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