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 Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 23:56:00 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: 56%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 23:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.41 meters/second, 1524.3 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 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' 25.9"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 50.0"||946.90 mi||west||0° 04' 32.5"||5.21 mi||south||946.70 mi|
|24 hours||13° 56' 21.0"||914.67 mi||east||1° 15' 54.3"||87.02 mi||south||915.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Wed 6:56 PM||1140 km||709 miles||616 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Wed 7:56 PM||1841 km||1144 miles||994 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Wed 6:56 PM||1894 km||1177 miles||1022 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 5:56 PM||1998 km||1241 miles||1079 nm||NNW|
|Rio Branco||Wed 7:56 PM||2110 km||1311 miles||1140 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Wed 7:56 PM||2118 km||1316 miles||1144 nm||E|
|Quito||Wed 6:56 PM||2152 km||1337 miles||1162 nm||NNE|
|Santiago||Wed 7:56 PM||2211 km||1374 miles||1194 nm||SE|
|Córdoba||Wed 8:56 PM||2568 km||1596 miles||1387 nm||SE|
|Easter Island||Wed 5:56 PM||2635 km||1637 miles||1423 nm||WSW|
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