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 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: 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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.99 meters/second, 1504.8 km/hour, 935.0 miles/hour or 812.5 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' 23.2"||15.58 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 18.9"||934.76 mi||west||0° 03' 37.3"||4.15 mi||south||934.59 mi|
|24 hours||14° 52' 56.1"||966.81 mi||east||0° 46' 20.3"||53.13 mi||south||965.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Tue 9:34 AM||1247 km||775 miles||673 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Tue 10:34 AM||1847 km||1148 miles||998 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Tue 9:34 AM||2061 km||1281 miles||1113 nm||NNE|
|Santiago *||Tue 11:34 AM||2062 km||1281 miles||1113 nm||SE|
|Sucre||Tue 10:34 AM||2095 km||1302 miles||1131 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Tue 10:34 AM||2177 km||1352 miles||1175 nm||ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 8:34 AM||2178 km||1353 miles||1176 nm||NNW|
|Quito||Tue 9:34 AM||2317 km||1439 miles||1251 nm||NNE|
|Córdoba||Tue 11:34 AM||2447 km||1521 miles||1322 nm||SE|
|Easter Island *||Tue 9:34 AM||2576 km||1601 miles||1391 nm||WSW|
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