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 Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 10:36:00 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: 59%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:28 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.89 meters/second, 1511.6 km/hour, 939.3 miles/hour or 816.2 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' 24.8"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 56.3"||939.01 mi||west||0° 03' 05.3"||3.54 mi||north||939.16 mi|
|24 hours||13° 48' 46.2"||899.76 mi||east||1° 48' 05.5"||123.91 mi||north||913.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Tue 5:36 AM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm||N|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Tue 5:36 AM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Tue 6:36 AM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Tue 6:36 AM||1243 km||772 miles||671 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Tue 6:36 AM||1463 km||909 miles||790 nm||NE|
|Santiago *||Tue 7:36 AM||1652 km||1026 miles||892 nm||SSE|
|Córdoba||Tue 7:36 AM||1834 km||1140 miles||990 nm||SE|
|Guayaquil||Tue 5:36 AM||1956 km||1215 miles||1056 nm||N|
|Asuncion||Tue 6:36 AM||2092 km||1300 miles||1129 nm||ESE|
|Quito||Tue 5:36 AM||2156 km||1340 miles||1164 nm||N|
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