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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 12:26:00 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: 25%
|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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.86 meters/second, 1529.5 km/hour, 950.4 miles/hour or 825.9 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' 25.2"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||south||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 14.0"||950.13 mi||west||0° 06' 56.1"||7.95 mi||south||949.85 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 02.8"||940.04 mi||east||2° 13' 11.5"||152.69 mi||south||946.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|La Paz||Mon 8:26 AM||154 km||96 miles||83 nm||NNE|
|Oruro||Mon 8:26 AM||174 km||108 miles||94 nm||E|
|Arica *||Mon 9:26 AM||184 km||114 miles||99 nm||WSW|
|Arequipa||Mon 7:26 AM||329 km||204 miles||178 nm||WNW|
|Sucre||Mon 8:26 AM||397 km||247 miles||214 nm||ESE|
|Santa Cruz||Mon 8:26 AM||593 km||368 miles||320 nm||E|
|Salta||Mon 9:26 AM||854 km||530 miles||461 nm||SSE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 8:26 AM||865 km||538 miles||467 nm||N|
|Lima||Mon 7:26 AM||1089 km||677 miles||588 nm||NW|
|Asuncion *||Mon 9:26 AM||1422 km||884 miles||768 nm||SE|
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