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 Monday, January 14, 2013 at 20:34:00 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: 12%
|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 Monday, January 14, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.85 meters/second, 1608.7 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 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' 29.9"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 02.1"||999.57 mi||west||0° 11' 58.1"||13.71 mi||north||999.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 16.3"||807.98 mi||east||4° 47' 00.2"||328.69 mi||north||874.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 2:34 PM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm||NNW|
|Guayaquil||Mon 3:34 PM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm||ENE|
|Quito||Mon 3:34 PM||1133 km||704 miles||612 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Mon 3:34 PM||1414 km||879 miles||764 nm||SE|
|Cali||Mon 3:34 PM||1533 km||953 miles||828 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Mon 2:34 PM||1676 km||1041 miles||905 nm||NNE|
|Panama||Mon 3:34 PM||1770 km||1100 miles||956 nm||NNE|
|Medellin||Mon 3:34 PM||1810 km||1125 miles||977 nm||NE|
|Bogota||Mon 3:34 PM||1831 km||1138 miles||989 nm||NE|
|Managua||Mon 2:34 PM||1880 km||1168 miles||1015 nm||N|
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