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 04:10:00 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: 95%
|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 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.07 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 836.0 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' 25.0"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 59.0"||961.92 mi||west||0° 08' 18.4"||9.52 mi||north||962.28 mi|
|24 hours||13° 45' 46.6"||918.33 mi||east||3° 45' 02.5"||257.86 mi||north||961.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Sun 11:10 PM||1377 km||856 miles||743 nm||ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 10:10 PM||1594 km||991 miles||861 nm||N|
|Guayaquil||Sun 11:10 PM||1780 km||1106 miles||961 nm||NE|
|Quito||Sun 11:10 PM||2049 km||1273 miles||1106 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Mon 12:10 AM||2272 km||1412 miles||1227 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Mon 12:10 AM||2408 km||1496 miles||1300 nm||ENE|
|Easter Island||Sun 10:10 PM||2447 km||1521 miles||1321 nm||SW|
|Sucre||Mon 12:10 AM||2591 km||1610 miles||1399 nm||ESE|
|Santiago||Mon 12:10 AM||2749 km||1708 miles||1485 nm||SE|
|Bogota||Sun 11:10 PM||2773 km||1723 miles||1497 nm||NE|
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