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 12:58:00 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: 53%
|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 12:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.44 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.7 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' 30.6"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 36.4"||1000.89 mi||west||0° 11' 24.1"||13.06 mi||north||1001.10 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 29.3"||796.12 mi||east||4° 33' 46.7"||313.54 mi||north||857.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 6:58 AM||1970 km||1224 miles||1064 nm||E|
|Acapulco *||Fri 7:58 AM||2467 km||1533 miles||1332 nm||NNE|
|Easter Island||Fri 6:58 AM||2531 km||1572 miles||1366 nm||S|
|Mexico City *||Fri 7:58 AM||2764 km||1718 miles||1493 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 6:58 AM||2772 km||1722 miles||1497 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 6:58 AM||2799 km||1740 miles||1512 nm||NE|
|Managua||Fri 6:58 AM||2929 km||1820 miles||1582 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 6:58 AM||2984 km||1854 miles||1611 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Fri 6:58 AM||2990 km||1858 miles||1614 nm||ENE|
|Belmopan||Fri 6:58 AM||3115 km||1936 miles||1682 nm||NE|
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