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 14:24:00 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: 34%
|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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.26 meters/second, 1556.1 km/hour, 966.9 miles/hour or 840.2 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' 27.2"||16.11 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 09.0"||966.66 mi||west||0° 09' 02.2"||10.36 mi||south||966.38 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 30.2"||905.76 mi||east||3° 11' 48.0"||219.81 mi||south||925.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sun 9:24 AM||1369 km||851 miles||739 nm||S|
|Adamstown||Sun 6:24 AM||2327 km||1446 miles||1256 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 8:24 AM||2780 km||1727 miles||1501 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Sun 9:24 AM||3652 km||2269 miles||1972 nm||E|
|Quito||Sun 9:24 AM||3889 km||2416 miles||2100 nm||ENE|
|Guatemala||Sun 8:24 AM||3935 km||2445 miles||2125 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Sun 8:24 AM||3939 km||2448 miles||2127 nm||NE|
|Mexico City||Sun 8:24 AM||3989 km||2479 miles||2154 nm||NNE|
|San Jose||Sun 8:24 AM||4010 km||2492 miles||2165 nm||NE|
|Managua||Sun 8:24 AM||4014 km||2494 miles||2168 nm||NE|
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