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 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: 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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.24 meters/second, 1527.3 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.7 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' 25.0"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||south||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 04.2"||948.68 mi||west||0° 06' 42.9"||7.70 mi||south||948.41 mi|
|24 hours||14° 19' 32.6"||942.62 mi||east||2° 07' 14.2"||145.86 mi||south||948.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Mon 9:24 AM||1608 km||999 miles||868 nm||SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 8:24 AM||2061 km||1280 miles||1113 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Mon 9:24 AM||2256 km||1402 miles||1218 nm||ENE|
|Guayaquil||Mon 9:24 AM||2565 km||1594 miles||1385 nm||NE|
|Quito||Mon 9:24 AM||2830 km||1759 miles||1528 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Mon 10:24 AM||3085 km||1917 miles||1666 nm||E|
|Santiago *||Mon 11:24 AM||3145 km||1954 miles||1698 nm||SE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 10:24 AM||3284 km||2040 miles||1773 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Mon 10:24 AM||3363 km||2090 miles||1816 nm||E|
|San Jose||Mon 8:24 AM||3404 km||2115 miles||1838 nm||NNE|
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