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 05:10:00 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 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.38 meters/second, 1549.4 km/hour, 962.7 miles/hour or 836.6 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"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||north||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 01.9"||962.60 mi||west||0° 08' 24.5"||9.64 mi||north||962.97 mi|
|24 hours||13° 44' 28.1"||917.48 mi||east||3° 47' 07.9"||260.25 mi||north||960.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island||Sun 11:10 PM||1441 km||895 miles||778 nm||SSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 11:10 PM||2215 km||1377 miles||1196 nm||NE|
|Lima||Mon 12:10 AM||2908 km||1807 miles||1570 nm||E|
|Adamstown||Sun 9:10 PM||2959 km||1839 miles||1598 nm||WSW|
|Quito||Mon 12:10 AM||3230 km||2007 miles||1744 nm||ENE|
|San Jose||Sun 11:10 PM||3523 km||2189 miles||1902 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Sun 11:10 PM||3572 km||2220 miles||1929 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Sun 11:10 PM||3583 km||2227 miles||1935 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Sun 11:10 PM||3601 km||2237 miles||1944 nm||NNE|
|Tegucigalpa||Sun 11:10 PM||3711 km||2306 miles||2004 nm||NNE|
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