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 Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 14:34:00 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: 18%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.24 meters/second, 1502.1 km/hour, 933.3 miles/hour or 811.0 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' 23.7"||15.56 mi||west||0° 00' 02.0"||0.04 mi||north||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 46.0"||933.10 mi||west||0° 02' 06.1"||2.41 mi||north||933.21 mi|
|24 hours||14° 24' 42.6"||934.12 mi||east||1° 29' 04.6"||102.13 mi||north||944.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Wed 9:34 AM||1481 km||920 miles||800 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Wed 10:34 AM||2124 km||1320 miles||1147 nm||E|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 8:34 AM||2173 km||1350 miles||1173 nm||N|
|Guayaquil||Wed 9:34 AM||2195 km||1364 miles||1185 nm||NNE|
|Santiago *||Wed 11:34 AM||2223 km||1382 miles||1201 nm||SE|
|Easter Island *||Wed 9:34 AM||2308 km||1434 miles||1246 nm||WSW|
|Sucre||Wed 10:34 AM||2369 km||1472 miles||1279 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Wed 10:34 AM||2439 km||1515 miles||1317 nm||ENE|
|Quito||Wed 9:34 AM||2458 km||1527 miles||1327 nm||NNE|
|Córdoba||Wed 11:34 AM||2654 km||1649 miles||1433 nm||ESE|
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