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 19:54:00 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: 2%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 19:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.43 meters/second, 1560.4 km/hour, 969.6 miles/hour or 842.5 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' 26.1"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 13.5"||969.46 mi||west||0° 09' 56.5"||11.39 mi||north||969.87 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 04.4"||880.90 mi||east||4° 16' 55.2"||294.35 mi||north||935.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sat 2:54 PM||1583 km||984 miles||855 nm||SSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 1:54 PM||2094 km||1301 miles||1131 nm||NE|
|Lima||Sat 2:54 PM||2869 km||1782 miles||1549 nm||E|
|Adamstown||Sat 11:54 AM||3053 km||1897 miles||1649 nm||WSW|
|Quito||Sat 2:54 PM||3135 km||1948 miles||1693 nm||ENE|
|San Jose||Sat 1:54 PM||3393 km||2108 miles||1832 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Sat 1:54 PM||3432 km||2133 miles||1853 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Sat 1:54 PM||3448 km||2142 miles||1862 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Sat 1:54 PM||3459 km||2149 miles||1868 nm||NNE|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 1:54 PM||3573 km||2220 miles||1929 nm||NNE|
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