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 Saturday, January 12, 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.46 meters/second, 1556.9 km/hour, 967.4 miles/hour or 840.6 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' 25.9"||16.12 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.18 mi||north||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 59.3"||967.22 mi||west||0° 09' 43.2"||11.14 mi||north||967.64 mi|
|24 hours||13° 12' 39.8"||885.35 mi||east||4° 12' 46.8"||289.60 mi||north||938.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trinidad||Sat 1:10 PM||140 km||87 miles||76 nm||WSW|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Sat 1:10 PM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm||SE|
|Santa Cruz||Sat 1:10 PM||384 km||238 miles||207 nm||S|
|Riberalta||Sat 1:10 PM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm||NW|
|La Paz||Sat 1:10 PM||532 km||330 miles||287 nm||WSW|
|Sucre||Sat 1:10 PM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm||SSW|
|Porto Velho||Sat 1:10 PM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm||N|
|Rio Branco||Sat 1:10 PM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm||NW|
|Cobija||Sat 1:10 PM||662 km||411 miles||358 nm||WNW|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Sat 12:10 PM||964 km||599 miles||520 nm||W|
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