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 10:00:00 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 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.92 meters/second, 1601.7 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 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"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 52.0"||995.17 mi||west||0° 11' 35.5"||13.28 mi||north||995.45 mi|
|24 hours||12° 09' 09.6"||835.17 mi||east||4° 41' 10.9"||322.01 mi||north||897.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 4:00 AM||830 km||515 miles||448 nm||NE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 5:00 AM||1692 km||1052 miles||914 nm||ENE|
|Quito||Thu 5:00 AM||1912 km||1188 miles||1032 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Thu 5:00 AM||2016 km||1253 miles||1089 nm||ESE|
|San Jose||Thu 4:00 AM||2158 km||1341 miles||1165 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Thu 4:00 AM||2260 km||1404 miles||1220 nm||NNE|
|San Salvador||Thu 4:00 AM||2314 km||1438 miles||1249 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 4:00 AM||2380 km||1479 miles||1285 nm||N|
|Panama||Thu 5:00 AM||2392 km||1486 miles||1292 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 4:00 AM||2419 km||1503 miles||1306 nm||NNE|
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