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, October 5, 2013 at 16:30:00 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||New Moon||Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:35 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.95 meters/second, 1591.0 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 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' 29.5"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 28.1"||988.51 mi||west||0° 09' 59.9"||11.45 mi||south||988.34 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 12.0"||851.80 mi||east||3° 45' 01.8"||257.81 mi||south||884.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Velho||Sat 12:30 PM||97 km||60 miles||52 nm||NNW|
|Riberalta||Sat 12:30 PM||315 km||196 miles||170 nm||WSW|
|Rio Branco||Sat 12:30 PM||468 km||291 miles||253 nm||W|
|Cobija||Sat 12:30 PM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm||WSW|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Sat 12:30 PM||805 km||500 miles||435 nm||SSE|
|Manaus||Sat 12:30 PM||814 km||506 miles||440 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Sat 12:30 PM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm||SSW|
|Sucre||Sat 12:30 PM||1063 km||661 miles||574 nm||S|
|Lima||Sat 11:30 AM||1497 km||930 miles||809 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia||Sat 1:30 PM||1837 km||1142 miles||992 nm||ESE|
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