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, February 3, 2013 at 12:34:00 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: 51%
|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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.96 meters/second, 1540.7 km/hour, 957.3 miles/hour or 831.9 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' 26.8"||15.95 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||south||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 50.2"||957.04 mi||west||0° 07' 25.1"||8.50 mi||south||956.76 mi|
|24 hours||13° 34' 38.6"||899.44 mi||east||2° 28' 49.5"||170.59 mi||south||909.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sun 7:34 AM||1420 km||882 miles||767 nm||SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 6:34 AM||2165 km||1345 miles||1169 nm||NE|
|Lima||Sun 7:34 AM||2655 km||1650 miles||1433 nm||E|
|Quito||Sun 7:34 AM||3087 km||1918 miles||1667 nm||NE|
|Adamstown||Sun 4:34 AM||3138 km||1950 miles||1694 nm||WSW|
|San Jose||Sun 6:34 AM||3500 km||2175 miles||1890 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Sun 8:34 AM||3524 km||2190 miles||1903 nm||E|
|Santiago *||Sun 9:34 AM||3571 km||2219 miles||1928 nm||SE|
|Managua||Sun 6:34 AM||3593 km||2233 miles||1940 nm||NNE|
|San Salvador||Sun 6:34 AM||3616 km||2247 miles||1952 nm||NNE|
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