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, March 1, 2013 at 08:08:00 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: 86%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 1, 2013 at 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.84 meters/second, 1579.8 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.0 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' 28.6"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 41.1"||981.52 mi||west||0° 10' 07.1"||11.59 mi||south||981.29 mi|
|24 hours||12° 47' 07.2"||866.78 mi||east||3° 43' 22.4"||255.95 mi||south||897.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Fri 3:08 AM||287 km||178 miles||155 nm||ESE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 3:08 AM||1025 km||637 miles||553 nm||N|
|Quito||Fri 3:08 AM||1250 km||777 miles||675 nm||N|
|Rio Branco||Fri 4:08 AM||1300 km||808 miles||702 nm||E|
|La Paz||Fri 4:08 AM||1358 km||844 miles||733 nm||ESE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 2:08 AM||1609 km||1000 miles||869 nm||NW|
|Cali||Fri 3:08 AM||1681 km||1045 miles||908 nm||NNE|
|Sucre||Fri 4:08 AM||1751 km||1088 miles||946 nm||ESE|
|Bogota||Fri 3:08 AM||1884 km||1171 miles||1017 nm||NNE|
|Panama||Fri 3:08 AM||2264 km||1407 miles||1222 nm||N|
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