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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 02:00:00 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: 94%
|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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 02:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.41 meters/second, 1545.9 km/hour, 960.6 miles/hour or 834.7 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' 24.8"||16.01 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 52.7"||960.37 mi||west||0° 08' 04.9"||9.26 mi||north||960.73 mi|
|24 hours||13° 48' 34.6"||920.08 mi||east||3° 40' 23.8"||252.53 mi||north||961.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cuiabá||Sun 10:00 PM||216 km||134 miles||116 nm||E|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Sun 10:00 PM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm||WSW|
|Santa Cruz||Sun 10:00 PM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm||WSW|
|Barra do Garças||Sun 11:00 PM||625 km||389 miles||338 nm||E|
|Sucre||Sun 10:00 PM||851 km||529 miles||460 nm||WSW|
|Riberalta||Sun 10:00 PM||1001 km||622 miles||541 nm||WNW|
|Asuncion||Sun 10:00 PM||1073 km||666 miles||579 nm||S|
|La Paz||Sun 10:00 PM||1079 km||670 miles||583 nm||W|
|Brasilia||Sun 11:00 PM||1094 km||680 miles||591 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Sun 10:00 PM||1225 km||761 miles||661 nm||WNW|
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