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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 17:10:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.21 meters/second, 1527.2 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' 23.9"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 03.5"||948.71 mi||west||0° 07' 16.2"||8.33 mi||north||949.06 mi|
|24 hours||14° 01' 03.7"||923.47 mi||east||3° 24' 25.5"||234.28 mi||north||960.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Fri 12:10 PM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm||N|
|Arequipa||Fri 12:10 PM||675 km||419 miles||364 nm||ENE|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Fri 12:10 PM||755 km||469 miles||408 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Fri 1:10 PM||1029 km||640 miles||556 nm||E|
|Sucre||Fri 1:10 PM||1323 km||822 miles||714 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 1:10 PM||1372 km||853 miles||741 nm||NE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 12:10 PM||1736 km||1079 miles||937 nm||N|
|Santiago *||Fri 2:10 PM||1874 km||1164 miles||1012 nm||SSE|
|Quito||Fri 12:10 PM||1941 km||1206 miles||1048 nm||N|
|Córdoba||Fri 2:10 PM||2038 km||1267 miles||1101 nm||SE|
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