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 Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 03:10:00 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: 93%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.83 meters/second, 1590.6 km/hour, 988.4 miles/hour or 858.9 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' 27.7"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 50.5"||988.24 mi||west||0° 10' 51.5"||12.44 mi||north||988.56 mi|
|24 hours||12° 40' 25.0"||865.92 mi||east||4° 31' 34.5"||311.04 mi||north||924.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trujillo||Mon 10:10 PM||114 km||71 miles||61 nm||NNE|
|Chiclayo||Mon 10:10 PM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm||N|
|Lima||Mon 10:10 PM||436 km||271 miles||236 nm||SE|
|Guayaquil||Mon 10:10 PM||749 km||466 miles||405 nm||N|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Mon 10:10 PM||894 km||555 miles||483 nm||ESE|
|Quito||Mon 10:10 PM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm||N|
|Rio Branco||Mon 11:10 PM||1291 km||802 miles||697 nm||E|
|Cali||Mon 10:10 PM||1410 km||876 miles||761 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 9:10 PM||1430 km||888 miles||772 nm||NW|
|La Paz||Mon 11:10 PM||1491 km||926 miles||805 nm||SE|
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