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, June 27, 2013 at 09:00:00 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: 79%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.71 meters/second, 1600.9 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.4 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"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 47.6"||994.70 mi||west||0° 11' 34.2"||13.25 mi||north||994.98 mi|
|24 hours||12° 10' 40.1"||836.56 mi||east||4° 41' 00.7"||321.82 mi||north||899.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Chiclayo||Thu 4:00 AM||30 km||19 miles||16 nm||ESE|
|Piura||Thu 4:00 AM||176 km||109 miles||95 nm||NNW|
|Trujillo||Thu 4:00 AM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm||SE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 4:00 AM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm||N|
|Lima||Thu 4:00 AM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm||SSE|
|Quito||Thu 4:00 AM||738 km||459 miles||399 nm||NNE|
|Cali||Thu 4:00 AM||1187 km||738 miles||641 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 3:00 AM||1241 km||771 miles||670 nm||WNW|
|Rio Branco||Thu 5:00 AM||1395 km||867 miles||753 nm||ESE|
|Bogota||Thu 4:00 AM||1421 km||883 miles||767 nm||NNE|
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