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 16:14:00 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: 3%
|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 16:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.66 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 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' 40.7"||1003.62 mi||west||0° 11' 11.3"||12.81 mi||north||1003.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 07.0"||780.76 mi||east||4° 20' 24.2"||298.24 mi||north||833.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|David||Mon 11:14 AM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm||NNE|
|Santo Domingo (Ecuador)||Mon 11:14 AM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm||SE|
|Santiago de Veraguas||Mon 11:14 AM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm||NNE|
|Quito||Mon 11:14 AM||691 km||429 miles||373 nm||ESE|
|Guayaquil||Mon 11:14 AM||722 km||449 miles||390 nm||SE|
|San Jose||Mon 10:14 AM||769 km||478 miles||415 nm||N|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 10:14 AM||773 km||481 miles||418 nm||SW|
|Cali||Mon 11:14 AM||815 km||507 miles||440 nm||E|
|Panama||Mon 11:14 AM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm||NE|
|Medellin||Mon 11:14 AM||981 km||610 miles||530 nm||ENE|
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