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 14, 2013 at 00:02:00 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: 65%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 00:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.29 meters/second, 1520.3 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.9 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"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 59.7"||944.45 mi||west||0° 03' 51.8"||4.43 mi||north||944.64 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 41.8"||910.29 mi||east||2° 06' 07.4"||144.57 mi||north||927.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Fri 7:02 PM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm||NE|
|Lima||Fri 7:02 PM||769 km||478 miles||415 nm||NNW|
|La Paz||Fri 8:02 PM||779 km||484 miles||420 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Fri 8:02 PM||1035 km||643 miles||559 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 8:02 PM||1246 km||774 miles||673 nm||NE|
|Santiago *||Fri 9:02 PM||1686 km||1048 miles||910 nm||SSE|
|Córdoba||Fri 9:02 PM||1782 km||1107 miles||962 nm||SE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 7:02 PM||1902 km||1182 miles||1027 nm||NNW|
|Asuncion||Fri 8:02 PM||1939 km||1205 miles||1047 nm||ESE|
|Quito||Fri 7:02 PM||2081 km||1293 miles||1124 nm||N|
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