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 13:44:00 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: 50%
|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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.60 meters/second, 1539.4 km/hour, 956.5 miles/hour or 831.2 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' 26.8"||15.94 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||south||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 45.3"||956.29 mi||west||0° 07' 18.1"||8.37 mi||south||956.02 mi|
|24 hours||13° 36' 29.2"||900.85 mi||east||2° 25' 44.1"||167.06 mi||south||910.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sun 8:44 AM||1443 km||897 miles||779 nm||SE|
|Adamstown||Sun 5:44 AM||1545 km||960 miles||834 nm||SW|
|Papeete||Sun 3:44 AM||3349 km||2081 miles||1808 nm||W|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 7:44 AM||3584 km||2227 miles||1935 nm||ENE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 3:44 AM||4406 km||2738 miles||2379 nm||WSW|
|Lima||Sun 8:44 AM||4446 km||2763 miles||2401 nm||E|
|Mexico City||Sun 7:44 AM||4518 km||2807 miles||2440 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Sun 7:44 AM||4613 km||2866 miles||2491 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Sun 7:44 AM||4637 km||2882 miles||2504 nm||NE|
|Quito||Sun 8:44 AM||4711 km||2927 miles||2544 nm||ENE|
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