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 Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 10:00:00 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: 65%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:27 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.89 meters/second, 1590.8 km/hour, 988.5 miles/hour or 859.0 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' 28.8"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 50.8"||988.38 mi||west||0° 10' 47.1"||12.35 mi||north||988.71 mi|
|24 hours||12° 08' 23.1"||828.61 mi||east||4° 26' 56.6"||305.73 mi||north||887.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pucallpa||Thu 5:00 AM||176 km||109 miles||95 nm||NE|
|Lima||Thu 5:00 AM||329 km||204 miles||177 nm||SSW|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Thu 5:00 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm||SE|
|Loja||Thu 5:00 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm||NNW|
|Cobija||Thu 6:00 AM||794 km||494 miles||429 nm||ESE|
|Rio Branco||Thu 6:00 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Thu 5:00 AM||909 km||565 miles||491 nm||NNW|
|Quito||Thu 5:00 AM||1050 km||653 miles||567 nm||NNW|
|La Paz||Thu 6:00 AM||1150 km||714 miles||621 nm||SE|
|Cali||Thu 5:00 AM||1411 km||877 miles||762 nm||N|
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