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 Thursday, January 10, 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: 2%
|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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.65 meters/second, 1503.6 km/hour, 934.3 miles/hour or 811.9 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' 22.5"||15.57 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||north||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 39.6"||934.05 mi||west||0° 03' 49.9"||4.39 mi||north||934.25 mi|
|24 hours||14° 42' 53.4"||955.94 mi||east||2° 10' 50.4"||150.00 mi||north||973.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Iquique *||Thu 12:46 PM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm||E|
|Arequipa||Thu 10:46 AM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Thu 11:46 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm||NE|
|Sucre||Thu 11:46 AM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm||E|
|Salta||Thu 12:46 PM||899 km||558 miles||485 nm||SE|
|Lima||Thu 10:46 AM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm||NNW|
|Rio Branco||Thu 11:46 AM||1230 km||764 miles||664 nm||NNE|
|Santiago *||Thu 12:46 PM||1488 km||925 miles||804 nm||S|
|Córdoba||Thu 12:46 PM||1507 km||936 miles||814 nm||SSE|
|Asuncion *||Thu 12:46 PM||1634 km||1015 miles||882 nm||ESE|
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