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 31, 2013 at 11:00:00 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: 54%
|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 Friday, May 31, 2013 at 11:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.15 meters/second, 1609.7 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 30.4"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 29.9"||1000.18 mi||west||0° 11' 23.1"||13.04 mi||north||1000.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 35.5"||798.07 mi||east||4° 33' 52.4"||313.63 mi||north||859.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cuenca||Fri 6:00 AM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm||NNW|
|Piura||Fri 6:00 AM||250 km||155 miles||135 nm||WSW|
|Guayaquil||Fri 6:00 AM||318 km||198 miles||172 nm||NNW|
|Quito||Fri 6:00 AM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm||N|
|Santo Domingo (Ecuador)||Fri 6:00 AM||498 km||310 miles||269 nm||N|
|Florencia||Fri 6:00 AM||767 km||477 miles||414 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Fri 6:00 AM||828 km||515 miles||447 nm||S|
|Cali||Fri 6:00 AM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm||NNE|
|Bogota||Fri 6:00 AM||1141 km||709 miles||616 nm||NNE|
|Medellin||Fri 6:00 AM||1252 km||778 miles||676 nm||NNE|
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