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 14:34:00 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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.20 meters/second, 1555.9 km/hour, 966.8 miles/hour or 840.1 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||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 08.0"||966.53 mi||west||0° 09' 01.5"||10.34 mi||south||966.25 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 50.9"||906.04 mi||east||3° 11' 25.0"||219.37 mi||south||925.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sun 9:34 AM||1414 km||879 miles||764 nm||SSE|
|Adamstown||Sun 6:34 AM||2110 km||1311 miles||1139 nm||SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 8:34 AM||3006 km||1868 miles||1623 nm||ENE|
|Papeete||Sun 4:34 AM||3908 km||2428 miles||2110 nm||W|
|Lima||Sun 9:34 AM||3911 km||2430 miles||2112 nm||E|
|Mexico City||Sun 8:34 AM||4083 km||2537 miles||2204 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Sun 8:34 AM||4092 km||2543 miles||2210 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Sun 8:34 AM||4106 km||2552 miles||2217 nm||NE|
|Quito||Sun 9:34 AM||4132 km||2568 miles||2231 nm||ENE|
|Managua||Sun 8:34 AM||4199 km||2609 miles||2267 nm||NE|
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