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 Friday, September 6, 2013 at 17:40:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:38 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 6, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.87 meters/second, 1615.9 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.5 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' 31.7"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 49.7"||1004.00 mi||west||0° 10' 51.5"||12.43 mi||south||1004.00 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 58.2"||789.97 mi||east||4° 17' 01.0"||294.34 mi||south||841.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Iquitos||Fri 12:40 PM||122 km||76 miles||66 nm||S|
|Mitú||Fri 12:40 PM||535 km||332 miles||289 nm||NE|
|Florencia||Fri 12:40 PM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm||NNW|
|Ambato||Fri 12:40 PM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm||WNW|
|Quito||Fri 12:40 PM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm||WNW|
|Loja||Fri 12:40 PM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm||WSW|
|Guayaquil||Fri 12:40 PM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm||W|
|Cali||Fri 12:40 PM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm||NNW|
|Bogota||Fri 12:40 PM||815 km||506 miles||440 nm||N|
|Portoviejo||Fri 12:40 PM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm||WNW|
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