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 Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 17:40:00 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: 2%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Friday, September 27, 2013 at 3:56 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.18 meters/second, 1617.0 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.1 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' 31.6"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 41.1"||1004.75 mi||west||0° 10' 54.5"||12.49 mi||south||1004.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 21.1"||795.74 mi||east||4° 20' 52.1"||298.76 mi||south||848.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 11:40 AM||1598 km||993 miles||863 nm||E|
|Acapulco *||Thu 12:40 PM||2050 km||1274 miles||1107 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 11:40 AM||2294 km||1426 miles||1239 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 11:40 AM||2320 km||1442 miles||1253 nm||NE|
|Mexico City *||Thu 12:40 PM||2347 km||1458 miles||1267 nm||NNE|
|Veracruz *||Thu 12:40 PM||2415 km||1501 miles||1304 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Thu 12:40 PM||2425 km||1507 miles||1310 nm||N|
|Managua||Thu 11:40 AM||2454 km||1525 miles||1325 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 11:40 AM||2505 km||1556 miles||1353 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Thu 11:40 AM||2525 km||1569 miles||1364 nm||ENE|
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