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 10:14:00 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: 65%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:25 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.96 meters/second, 1591.0 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 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' 28.8"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 52.1"||988.60 mi||west||0° 10' 47.7"||12.37 mi||north||988.93 mi|
|24 hours||12° 07' 59.0"||828.32 mi||east||4° 27' 05.7"||305.93 mi||north||887.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trujillo||Thu 5:14 AM||142 km||88 miles||77 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Thu 5:14 AM||405 km||251 miles||218 nm||SE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 5:14 AM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm||N|
|Quito||Thu 5:14 AM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm||N|
|Rio Branco||Thu 6:14 AM||1280 km||796 miles||691 nm||E|
|Cali||Thu 5:14 AM||1442 km||896 miles||779 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 4:14 AM||1457 km||906 miles||787 nm||NW|
|La Paz||Thu 6:14 AM||1465 km||910 miles||791 nm||SE|
|Bogota||Thu 5:14 AM||1652 km||1027 miles||892 nm||NNE|
|Medellin||Thu 5:14 AM||1772 km||1101 miles||957 nm||NNE|
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