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 06:10:00 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 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.69 meters/second, 1550.5 km/hour, 963.4 miles/hour or 837.2 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' 25.0"||16.06 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.06 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 05.0"||963.30 mi||west||0° 08' 30.6"||9.75 mi||north||963.66 mi|
|24 hours||13° 43' 09.3"||916.62 mi||east||3° 49' 11.4"||262.61 mi||north||960.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island||Mon 12:10 AM||1618 km||1005 miles||874 nm||SSE|
|Adamstown||Sun 10:10 PM||1670 km||1038 miles||902 nm||SW|
|Papeete||Sun 8:10 PM||3365 km||2091 miles||1817 nm||W|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 12:10 AM||3507 km||2179 miles||1894 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City *||Mon 1:10 AM||4344 km||2699 miles||2345 nm||NNE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 8:10 PM||4445 km||2762 miles||2400 nm||WSW|
|Lima||Mon 1:10 AM||4457 km||2770 miles||2407 nm||E|
|Guatemala||Mon 12:10 AM||4471 km||2778 miles||2414 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Mon 12:10 AM||4502 km||2798 miles||2431 nm||NE|
|Managua||Mon 12:10 AM||4626 km||2874 miles||2498 nm||NE|
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