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 04:20:00 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: 95%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.12 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 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"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 59.5"||961.95 mi||west||0° 08' 19.3"||9.54 mi||north||962.32 mi|
|24 hours||13° 45' 35.0"||918.14 mi||east||3° 45' 21.1"||258.20 mi||north||961.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Sun 11:20 PM||1600 km||994 miles||864 nm||E|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 10:20 PM||1605 km||997 miles||866 nm||N|
|Guayaquil||Sun 11:20 PM||1924 km||1195 miles||1039 nm||NE|
|Quito||Sun 11:20 PM||2192 km||1362 miles||1183 nm||NE|
|Easter Island||Sun 10:20 PM||2265 km||1407 miles||1223 nm||SW|
|La Paz||Mon 12:20 AM||2500 km||1554 miles||1350 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Mon 12:20 AM||2633 km||1636 miles||1422 nm||E|
|Sucre||Mon 12:20 AM||2815 km||1749 miles||1520 nm||ESE|
|Santiago||Mon 12:20 AM||2902 km||1803 miles||1567 nm||SE|
|San Jose||Sun 10:20 PM||2906 km||1806 miles||1569 nm||NNE|
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