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 Friday, May 3, 2013 at 12:14:00 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: 39%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 3, 2013 at 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.40 meters/second, 1599.8 km/hour, 994.1 miles/hour or 863.8 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' 30.0"||16.57 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 10.6"||993.99 mi||west||0° 10' 50.2"||12.41 mi||north||994.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 59.5"||801.89 mi||east||4° 26' 17.4"||304.97 mi||north||861.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trujillo||Fri 7:14 AM||77 km||48 miles||42 nm||WSW|
|Chiclayo||Fri 7:14 AM||189 km||117 miles||102 nm||NW|
|Lima||Fri 7:14 AM||497 km||309 miles||269 nm||SSE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 7:14 AM||636 km||395 miles||343 nm||NNW|
|Quito||Fri 7:14 AM||833 km||518 miles||450 nm||N|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Fri 7:14 AM||876 km||544 miles||473 nm||SE|
|Rio Branco||Fri 8:14 AM||1188 km||738 miles||642 nm||ESE|
|Cali||Fri 7:14 AM||1252 km||778 miles||676 nm||N|
|Bogota||Fri 7:14 AM||1452 km||902 miles||784 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 6:14 AM||1457 km||906 miles||787 nm||WNW|
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