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 02:50:00 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 02:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.67 meters/second, 1546.8 km/hour, 961.1 miles/hour or 835.2 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"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.16 mi||north||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 55.0"||961.01 mi||west||0° 08' 10.1"||9.36 mi||north||961.37 mi|
|24 hours||13° 47' 30.3"||919.45 mi||east||3° 42' 12.1"||254.61 mi||north||961.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Sun 9:50 PM||184 km||114 miles||99 nm||SW|
|La Paz||Sun 10:50 PM||239 km||148 miles||129 nm||ESE|
|Sucre||Sun 10:50 PM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm||SE|
|Rio Branco||Sun 10:50 PM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Sun 9:50 PM||840 km||522 miles||454 nm||WNW|
|Asuncion||Sun 10:50 PM||1692 km||1051 miles||913 nm||SE|
|Manaus||Sun 10:50 PM||1759 km||1093 miles||950 nm||NE|
|Guayaquil||Sun 9:50 PM||1820 km||1131 miles||983 nm||NW|
|Córdoba||Sun 11:50 PM||1864 km||1158 miles||1007 nm||SSE|
|Quito||Sun 9:50 PM||1924 km||1195 miles||1039 nm||NNW|
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