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 Saturday, July 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: 73%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.80 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 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' 30.8"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.8"||999.37 mi||west||0° 10' 59.0"||12.58 mi||north||999.29 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 24.0"||795.71 mi||east||4° 09' 58.6"||286.31 mi||north||842.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 4:00 AM||710 km||441 miles||383 nm||S|
|San Jose||Sat 4:00 AM||816 km||507 miles||441 nm||NE|
|Masaya||Sat 4:00 AM||834 km||518 miles||451 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Sat 4:00 AM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm||NNE|
|San Miguel||Sat 4:00 AM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm||NNE|
|San Salvador||Sat 4:00 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm||N|
|Santa Ana||Sat 4:00 AM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm||N|
|Escuintla||Sat 4:00 AM||977 km||607 miles||527 nm||N|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 4:00 AM||996 km||619 miles||538 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Sat 4:00 AM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm||N|
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