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 Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 15:46:00 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: 7%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.44 meters/second, 1495.6 km/hour, 929.3 miles/hour or 807.6 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' 22.3"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 00.1"||0.00 mi||north||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 23.3"||929.00 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||929.01 mi|
|24 hours||15° 01' 49.7"||971.46 mi||east||0° 46' 16.7"||53.06 mi||north||975.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Wed 10:46 AM||1467 km||911 miles||792 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Wed 11:46 AM||2078 km||1291 miles||1122 nm||E|
|Santiago *||Wed 12:46 PM||2152 km||1337 miles||1162 nm||SE|
|Guayaquil||Wed 10:46 AM||2215 km||1377 miles||1196 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 9:46 AM||2224 km||1382 miles||1201 nm||N|
|Sucre||Wed 11:46 AM||2314 km||1438 miles||1250 nm||E|
|Easter Island *||Wed 10:46 AM||2341 km||1455 miles||1264 nm||WSW|
|Rio Branco||Wed 11:46 AM||2410 km||1498 miles||1301 nm||ENE|
|Quito||Wed 10:46 AM||2477 km||1539 miles||1337 nm||NNE|
|Córdoba||Wed 12:46 PM||2584 km||1605 miles||1395 nm||ESE|
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