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 10:57 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.12 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.2 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"||962.03 mi||west||0° 08' 19.5"||9.54 mi||north||962.40 mi|
|24 hours||13° 45' 33.6"||918.19 mi||east||3° 45' 23.5"||258.26 mi||north||961.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 10:20 PM||1608 km||999 miles||868 nm||N|
|Lima||Sun 11:20 PM||1629 km||1012 miles||879 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Sun 11:20 PM||1943 km||1207 miles||1049 nm||NE|
|Quito||Sun 11:20 PM||2211 km||1374 miles||1194 nm||NE|
|Easter Island||Sun 10:20 PM||2242 km||1393 miles||1211 nm||SW|
|La Paz||Mon 12:20 AM||2529 km||1571 miles||1366 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Mon 12:20 AM||2661 km||1654 miles||1437 nm||E|
|Sucre||Mon 12:20 AM||2843 km||1767 miles||1535 nm||ESE|
|San Jose||Sun 10:20 PM||2914 km||1811 miles||1573 nm||NNE|
|Santiago||Mon 12:20 AM||2922 km||1815 miles||1578 nm||SE|
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