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, March 4, 2013 at 12:26:00 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: 55%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 4, 2013 at 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.85 meters/second, 1507.9 km/hour, 936.9 miles/hour or 814.2 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' 25.0"||15.62 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||south||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 57.0"||936.64 mi||west||0° 02' 23.0"||2.73 mi||south||936.52 mi|
|24 hours||14° 05' 22.5"||915.45 mi||east||0° 20' 13.1"||23.18 mi||south||914.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Mon 7:26 AM||1119 km||695 miles||604 nm||SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 6:26 AM||2482 km||1542 miles||1340 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Mon 7:26 AM||2753 km||1710 miles||1486 nm||ENE|
|Adamstown||Mon 4:26 AM||2994 km||1861 miles||1617 nm||WSW|
|Quito||Mon 7:26 AM||3325 km||2066 miles||1796 nm||NE|
|Santiago *||Mon 9:26 AM||3381 km||2101 miles||1825 nm||ESE|
|La Paz||Mon 8:26 AM||3537 km||2198 miles||1910 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Mon 8:26 AM||3774 km||2345 miles||2038 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Mon 8:26 AM||3789 km||2355 miles||2046 nm||E|
|San Jose||Mon 6:26 AM||3825 km||2377 miles||2065 nm||NNE|
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