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 Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 23:06:00 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: 45%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:51 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 23:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.89 meters/second, 1547.6 km/hour, 961.6 miles/hour or 835.6 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' 27.5"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||south||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 34.8"||961.36 mi||west||0° 07' 02.9"||8.08 mi||south||961.11 mi|
|24 hours||13° 17' 51.9"||884.14 mi||east||2° 22' 38.8"||163.49 mi||south||893.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Tue 6:06 PM||1125 km||699 miles||607 nm||ENE|
|Guayaquil||Tue 6:06 PM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 5:06 PM||1705 km||1059 miles||920 nm||NNW|
|Quito||Tue 6:06 PM||1962 km||1219 miles||1059 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Tue 7:06 PM||1977 km||1228 miles||1067 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Tue 7:06 PM||2146 km||1333 miles||1159 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Tue 7:06 PM||2291 km||1424 miles||1237 nm||ESE|
|Santiago||Tue 7:06 PM||2508 km||1558 miles||1354 nm||SE|
|Easter Island||Tue 5:06 PM||2645 km||1644 miles||1428 nm||WSW|
|Bogota||Tue 6:06 PM||2670 km||1659 miles||1442 nm||NNE|
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