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 02:20:00 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 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.52 meters/second, 1546.3 km/hour, 960.8 miles/hour or 834.9 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' 24.8"||16.01 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 53.6"||960.66 mi||west||0° 08' 06.9"||9.30 mi||north||961.02 mi|
|24 hours||13° 48' 08.9"||919.86 mi||east||3° 41' 07.3"||253.37 mi||north||961.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trinidad||Sun 10:20 PM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm||WNW|
|Santa Cruz||Sun 10:20 PM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm||S|
|Sucre||Sun 10:20 PM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm||SSW|
|La Paz||Sun 10:20 PM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm||WSW|
|Rio Branco||Sun 10:20 PM||816 km||507 miles||441 nm||NW|
|Asuncion||Sun 10:20 PM||1208 km||751 miles||652 nm||SSE|
|Manaus||Sun 10:20 PM||1412 km||877 miles||762 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Sun 9:20 PM||1577 km||980 miles||851 nm||WNW|
|Brasilia||Sun 11:20 PM||1609 km||1000 miles||869 nm||E|
|Córdoba||Sun 11:20 PM||1761 km||1094 miles||951 nm||S|
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