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 Friday, October 4, 2013 at 16:40:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Friday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 4, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.81 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 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' 30.7"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||south||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.1"||999.35 mi||west||0° 10' 44.8"||12.31 mi||south||999.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 31.0"||822.36 mi||east||4° 10' 31.6"||286.94 mi||south||867.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Loja||Fri 11:40 AM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm||NW|
|Guayaquil||Fri 11:40 AM||432 km||269 miles||233 nm||NW|
|Ambato||Fri 11:40 AM||472 km||293 miles||255 nm||NNW|
|Portoviejo||Fri 11:40 AM||573 km||356 miles||310 nm||NNW|
|Quito||Fri 11:40 AM||580 km||361 miles||313 nm||N|
|Santo Domingo (Ecuador)||Fri 11:40 AM||595 km||370 miles||321 nm||NNW|
|Lima||Fri 11:40 AM||738 km||459 miles||398 nm||S|
|Florencia||Fri 11:40 AM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm||NNE|
|Cali||Fri 11:40 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm||N|
|Bogota||Fri 11:40 AM||1180 km||733 miles||637 nm||NNE|
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