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 Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 13:26:00 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: 15%
|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 Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.22 meters/second, 1505.6 km/hour, 935.5 miles/hour or 812.9 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' 23.4"||15.59 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||south||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 22.9"||935.26 mi||west||0° 03' 47.0"||4.34 mi||south||935.08 mi|
|24 hours||14° 51' 51.1"||966.07 mi||east||0° 50' 23.4"||57.78 mi||south||965.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Iquique *||Tue 10:26 AM||134 km||83 miles||73 nm||W|
|Arica *||Tue 10:26 AM||229 km||142 miles||124 nm||NW|
|Sucre||Tue 9:26 AM||397 km||247 miles||214 nm||ENE|
|La Paz||Tue 9:26 AM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm||NNE|
|Arequipa||Tue 8:26 AM||488 km||303 miles||264 nm||NW|
|Salta||Tue 10:26 AM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm||SSE|
|Santa Cruz||Tue 9:26 AM||651 km||405 miles||352 nm||ENE|
|Tucumán||Tue 10:26 AM||840 km||522 miles||454 nm||SSE|
|Rio Branco||Tue 9:26 AM||1118 km||695 miles||604 nm||N|
|Lima||Tue 8:26 AM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm||NW|
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