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, September 16, 2013 at 02:10:00 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: 85%
|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 Monday, September 16, 2013 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.01 meters/second, 1566.1 km/hour, 973.1 miles/hour or 845.6 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' 26.6"||16.22 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 43.0"||973.00 mi||west||0° 09' 12.3"||10.55 mi||north||973.36 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 14.2"||882.67 mi||east||4° 00' 50.8"||275.93 mi||north||930.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Callao||Sun 9:10 PM||190 km||118 miles||103 nm||NE|
|Lima||Sun 9:10 PM||196 km||122 miles||106 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Sun 10:10 PM||1169 km||726 miles||631 nm||ESE|
|Rio Branco||Sun 10:10 PM||1211 km||753 miles||654 nm||ENE|
|Guayaquil||Sun 9:10 PM||1222 km||760 miles||660 nm||N|
|Quito||Sun 9:10 PM||1431 km||889 miles||773 nm||N|
|Sucre||Sun 10:10 PM||1551 km||964 miles||837 nm||ESE|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 8:10 PM||1832 km||1138 miles||989 nm||NW|
|Cali||Sun 9:10 PM||1845 km||1147 miles||996 nm||N|
|Bogota||Sun 9:10 PM||2027 km||1260 miles||1095 nm||NNE|
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