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 11:13 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, September 27, 2013 at 3:56 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"||989.42 mi||west||0° 09' 50.4"||11.27 mi||north||989.24 mi|
|24 hours||11° 54' 42.7"||812.66 mi||east||3° 37' 44.2"||249.45 mi||north||845.43 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||115 km||71 miles||62 nm||NNW|
|Maracay||Sat 1:08 AM||138 km||86 miles||75 nm||NW|
|Valencia||Sat 1:08 AM||181 km||112 miles||98 nm||WNW|
|San Fernando de Apure||Sat 1:08 AM||212 km||131 miles||114 nm||SSW|
|Barquisimeto||Sat 1:08 AM||313 km||195 miles||169 nm||W|
|Ciudad Bolívar||Sat 1:08 AM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm||ESE|
|Maturín||Sat 1:08 AM||364 km||226 miles||197 nm||E|
|Willemstad||Sat 1:38 AM||390 km||242 miles||211 nm||NW|
|Puerto Ayacucho||Sat 1:08 AM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm||SSW|
|Oranjestad||Sat 1:38 AM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm||NW|
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