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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 08:18:00 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: 74%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.65 meters/second, 1597.1 km/hour, 992.4 miles/hour or 862.4 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' 30.2"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||south||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 12.9"||992.31 mi||west||0° 10' 55.6"||12.52 mi||south||992.15 mi|
|24 hours||12° 10' 32.3"||833.05 mi||east||4° 09' 28.3"||285.80 mi||south||875.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Velho||Fri 4:18 AM||73 km||46 miles||40 nm||ESE|
|Rio Branco||Fri 4:18 AM||398 km||248 miles||215 nm||WSW|
|Manaus||Fri 4:18 AM||775 km||482 miles||419 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Fri 4:18 AM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm||SSW|
|Sucre||Fri 4:18 AM||1169 km||726 miles||631 nm||S|
|Lima||Fri 3:18 AM||1427 km||887 miles||770 nm||WSW|
|Bogota||Fri 3:18 AM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm||NW|
|Quito||Fri 3:18 AM||1800 km||1118 miles||972 nm||WNW|
|Georgetown||Fri 4:18 AM||1833 km||1139 miles||990 nm||NNE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 3:18 AM||1840 km||1143 miles||994 nm||WNW|
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