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 Saturday, September 7, 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%
|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 Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.61 meters/second, 1604.2 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 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' 30.8"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.8"||996.67 mi||west||0° 10' 27.1"||11.97 mi||south||996.56 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 25.1"||814.16 mi||east||4° 00' 46.3"||275.78 mi||south||855.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manicoré||Sat 1:40 PM||130 km||81 miles||70 nm||NNE|
|Porto Velho||Sat 1:40 PM||321 km||200 miles||173 nm||SW|
|Manaus||Sat 1:40 PM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||NNE|
|Riberalta||Sat 1:40 PM||664 km||412 miles||358 nm||SW|
|Rio Branco||Sat 1:40 PM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm||WSW|
|Cobija||Sat 1:40 PM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm||WSW|
|La Paz||Sat 1:40 PM||1273 km||791 miles||687 nm||SSW|
|Sucre||Sat 1:40 PM||1394 km||866 miles||753 nm||SSW|
|Georgetown||Sat 1:40 PM||1569 km||975 miles||847 nm||NNE|
|Belém||Sat 2:40 PM||1579 km||981 miles||853 nm||ENE|
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