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 Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 15:14:00 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: 15%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 15:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.94 meters/second, 1605.4 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 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' 30.4"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 26.4"||997.51 mi||west||0° 11' 09.1"||12.77 mi||north||997.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 29.2"||801.61 mi||east||4° 32' 23.9"||311.97 mi||north||862.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 9:14 AM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm||NNE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 10:14 AM||1455 km||904 miles||786 nm||ENE|
|Quito||Sat 10:14 AM||1680 km||1044 miles||907 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Sat 10:14 AM||1800 km||1119 miles||972 nm||ESE|
|San Jose||Sat 9:14 AM||2016 km||1253 miles||1088 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Sat 9:14 AM||2149 km||1335 miles||1160 nm||NNE|
|Panama||Sat 10:14 AM||2211 km||1374 miles||1194 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Sat 9:14 AM||2239 km||1391 miles||1209 nm||N|
|Guatemala||Sat 9:14 AM||2321 km||1442 miles||1253 nm||N|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 9:14 AM||2324 km||1444 miles||1255 nm||NNE|
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