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, April 8, 2013 at 14:54:00 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: 4%
|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 Monday, April 8, 2013 at 14:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.75 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 31.6"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 39.8"||1003.82 mi||west||0° 11' 13.0"||12.85 mi||north||1003.82 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 15.2"||781.09 mi||east||4° 21' 25.5"||299.41 mi||north||834.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Boa Vista||Mon 10:54 AM||416 km||258 miles||224 nm||E|
|Puerto Ayacucho||Mon 10:24 AM||479 km||297 miles||258 nm||NW|
|Ciudad Bolívar||Mon 10:24 AM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm||N|
|San Fernando de Apure||Mon 10:24 AM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm||NNW|
|Linden||Mon 10:54 AM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm||ENE|
|Manaus||Mon 10:54 AM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm||SE|
|Georgetown (Guyana)||Mon 10:54 AM||831 km||516 miles||448 nm||ENE|
|New Amsterdam||Mon 10:54 AM||862 km||535 miles||465 nm||ENE|
|San Fernando||Mon 10:54 AM||897 km||558 miles||484 nm||NNE|
|Caracas||Mon 10:24 AM||900 km||559 miles||486 nm||NNW|
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