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 13:36:00 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: 24%
|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 13:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.49 meters/second, 1528.2 km/hour, 949.6 miles/hour or 825.1 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' 25.2"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 06.8"||0.13 mi||south||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 08.1"||949.24 mi||west||0° 06' 48.3"||7.80 mi||south||948.96 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 07.8"||941.55 mi||east||2° 09' 40.4"||148.65 mi||south||947.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Mon 8:36 AM||1124 km||698 miles||607 nm||NE|
|Guayaquil||Mon 8:36 AM||1841 km||1144 miles||994 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Mon 9:36 AM||1863 km||1158 miles||1006 nm||E|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 7:36 AM||1929 km||1199 miles||1042 nm||NNW|
|Quito||Mon 8:36 AM||2101 km||1306 miles||1135 nm||NNE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 9:36 AM||2109 km||1310 miles||1139 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Mon 9:36 AM||2150 km||1336 miles||1161 nm||E|
|Santiago *||Mon 10:36 AM||2278 km||1415 miles||1230 nm||SE|
|Córdoba||Mon 10:36 AM||2628 km||1633 miles||1419 nm||SE|
|Easter Island *||Mon 8:36 AM||2640 km||1641 miles||1426 nm||WSW|
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