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 14:34:00 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: 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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.19 meters/second, 1527.1 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 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' 03.3"||948.63 mi||west||0° 06' 41.7"||7.68 mi||south||948.36 mi|
|24 hours||14° 19' 50.1"||942.91 mi||east||2° 06' 43.7"||145.29 mi||south||948.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Mon 9:34 AM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm||SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 8:34 AM||2181 km||1355 miles||1178 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Mon 9:34 AM||2505 km||1556 miles||1352 nm||ENE|
|Quito||Mon 9:34 AM||3026 km||1880 miles||1634 nm||NE|
|Adamstown||Mon 6:34 AM||3254 km||2022 miles||1757 nm||WSW|
|La Paz||Mon 10:34 AM||3340 km||2075 miles||1803 nm||E|
|Santiago *||Mon 11:34 AM||3346 km||2079 miles||1807 nm||SE|
|San Jose||Mon 8:34 AM||3525 km||2190 miles||1903 nm||NNE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 10:34 AM||3534 km||2196 miles||1908 nm||E|
|Sucre||Mon 10:34 AM||3615 km||2246 miles||1952 nm||E|
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