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, February 4, 2013 at 13:56:00 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: 39%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.93 meters/second, 1515.4 km/hour, 941.6 miles/hour or 818.2 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' 25.2"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 10.6"||941.28 mi||west||0° 04' 36.4"||5.28 mi||south||941.08 mi|
|24 hours||14° 09' 38.7"||924.39 mi||east||1° 14' 42.2"||85.65 mi||south||924.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Mon 8:56 AM||890 km||553 miles||481 nm||SSW|
|Adamstown||Mon 5:56 AM||2456 km||1526 miles||1326 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 7:56 AM||2790 km||1733 miles||1506 nm||NE|
|Lima||Mon 8:56 AM||3312 km||2058 miles||1788 nm||E|
|Quito||Mon 8:56 AM||3765 km||2339 miles||2033 nm||ENE|
|Santiago *||Mon 10:56 AM||3928 km||2441 miles||2121 nm||ESE|
|San Jose||Mon 7:56 AM||4102 km||2549 miles||2215 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Mon 9:56 AM||4128 km||2565 miles||2229 nm||E|
|San Salvador||Mon 7:56 AM||4145 km||2575 miles||2238 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Mon 7:56 AM||4162 km||2586 miles||2247 nm||NE|
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