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 11:24:00 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: 64%
|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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.26 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 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"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 57.2"||989.28 mi||west||0° 10' 50.2"||12.42 mi||north||989.61 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 07.9"||826.70 mi||east||4° 27' 46.2"||306.70 mi||north||885.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 5:24 AM||1175 km||730 miles||634 nm||NE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 6:24 AM||1974 km||1227 miles||1066 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Thu 6:24 AM||2139 km||1329 miles||1155 nm||E|
|Quito||Thu 6:24 AM||2208 km||1372 miles||1192 nm||ENE|
|Easter Island||Thu 5:24 AM||2415 km||1501 miles||1304 nm||SSW|
|San Jose||Thu 5:24 AM||2505 km||1556 miles||1352 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Thu 5:24 AM||2601 km||1616 miles||1404 nm||NNE|
|San Salvador||Thu 5:24 AM||2641 km||1641 miles||1426 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 5:24 AM||2699 km||1677 miles||1457 nm||NNE|
|Panama||Thu 6:24 AM||2735 km||1700 miles||1477 nm||NE|
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