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 30, 2013 at 11:14:00 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: 72%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.37 meters/second, 1524.1 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 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"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 58.4"||946.83 mi||west||0° 05' 28.1"||6.27 mi||north||947.09 mi|
|24 hours||13° 40' 32.0"||898.20 mi||east||2° 41' 11.9"||184.75 mi||north||923.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island||Tue 5:14 AM||1199 km||745 miles||648 nm||SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 5:14 AM||2386 km||1482 miles||1288 nm||NE|
|Lima||Tue 6:14 AM||2819 km||1752 miles||1522 nm||E|
|Adamstown||Tue 3:14 AM||2947 km||1831 miles||1591 nm||WSW|
|Quito||Tue 6:14 AM||3299 km||2050 miles||1781 nm||NE|
|Santiago||Tue 7:14 AM||3583 km||2226 miles||1935 nm||SE|
|La Paz||Tue 7:14 AM||3652 km||2269 miles||1972 nm||E|
|San Jose||Tue 5:14 AM||3721 km||2312 miles||2009 nm||NE|
|Managua||Tue 5:14 AM||3811 km||2368 miles||2058 nm||NNE|
|San Salvador||Tue 5:14 AM||3828 km||2379 miles||2067 nm||NNE|
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