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 21, 2013 at 05:38:00 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: 96%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.34 meters/second, 1592.4 km/hour, 989.5 miles/hour or 859.8 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' 30.2"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 11.2"||989.36 mi||west||0° 09' 50.5"||11.27 mi||north||989.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 54' 42.8"||812.61 mi||east||3° 37' 46.2"||249.47 mi||north||845.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Caracas||Sat 1:08 AM||129 km||80 miles||70 nm||NW|
|Maracay||Sat 1:08 AM||163 km||101 miles||88 nm||WNW|
|Valencia||Sat 1:08 AM||208 km||129 miles||112 nm||WNW|
|San Fernando de Apure||Sat 1:08 AM||228 km||142 miles||123 nm||SW|
|Cumaná||Sat 1:08 AM||245 km||153 miles||133 nm||ENE|
|Ciudad Bolívar||Sat 1:08 AM||332 km||207 miles||180 nm||ESE|
|Maturín||Sat 1:08 AM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm||E|
|Barquisimeto||Sat 1:08 AM||342 km||213 miles||185 nm||W|
|Willemstad||Sat 1:38 AM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm||NW|
|Puerto Ayacucho||Sat 1:08 AM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm||SSW|
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