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 20:06:00 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 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.29 meters/second, 1588.6 km/hour, 987.1 miles/hour or 857.8 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"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 15.6"||987.01 mi||west||0° 11' 23.1"||13.04 mi||north||987.37 mi|
|24 hours||12° 20' 52.2"||842.22 mi||east||4° 41' 27.1"||322.35 mi||north||906.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 2:06 PM||1040 km||646 miles||561 nm||NNE|
|Guayaquil||Sun 3:06 PM||1682 km||1045 miles||908 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Sun 3:06 PM||1788 km||1111 miles||965 nm||E|
|Quito||Sun 3:06 PM||1929 km||1199 miles||1042 nm||ENE|
|San Jose||Sun 2:06 PM||2383 km||1481 miles||1287 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Sun 2:06 PM||2523 km||1568 miles||1362 nm||NNE|
|Panama||Sun 3:06 PM||2553 km||1586 miles||1379 nm||NE|
|Easter Island *||Sun 3:06 PM||2575 km||1600 miles||1390 nm||SW|
|San Salvador||Sun 2:06 PM||2613 km||1623 miles||1411 nm||N|
|Bogota||Sun 3:06 PM||2640 km||1640 miles||1425 nm||NE|
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