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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 19:06:00 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: 6%
|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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.00 meters/second, 1587.6 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.2 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' 28.1"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 10.8"||986.44 mi||west||0° 11' 20.6"||12.99 mi||north||986.80 mi|
|24 hours||12° 22' 37.8"||843.80 mi||east||4° 40' 50.2"||321.67 mi||north||907.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trujillo||Sun 2:06 PM||188 km||117 miles||101 nm||N|
|Lima||Sun 2:06 PM||313 km||195 miles||169 nm||SE|
|Guayaquil||Sun 2:06 PM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm||N|
|Quito||Sun 2:06 PM||1055 km||656 miles||570 nm||N|
|Rio Branco||Sun 3:06 PM||1197 km||744 miles||646 nm||E|
|La Paz||Sun 3:06 PM||1368 km||850 miles||739 nm||SE|
|Cali||Sun 2:06 PM||1478 km||918 miles||798 nm||N|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 1:06 PM||1553 km||965 miles||839 nm||NW|
|Bogota||Sun 2:06 PM||1674 km||1040 miles||904 nm||NNE|
|Sucre||Sun 3:06 PM||1775 km||1103 miles||959 nm||SE|
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