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 Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 17:30:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.16 meters/second, 1566.6 km/hour, 973.4 miles/hour or 845.9 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' 27.9"||16.22 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 57.8"||973.19 mi||west||0° 08' 30.6"||9.75 mi||south||972.95 mi|
|24 hours||13° 05' 22.5"||880.62 mi||east||3° 01' 27.0"||207.92 mi||south||899.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trinidad||Sun 1:30 PM||158 km||98 miles||85 nm||SSE|
|Riberalta||Sun 1:30 PM||283 km||176 miles||153 nm||NNW|
|La Paz||Sun 1:30 PM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm||SW|
|Cobija||Sun 1:30 PM||464 km||289 miles||251 nm||NW|
|Rio Branco||Sun 1:30 PM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm||NW|
|Santa Cruz||Sun 1:30 PM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm||SSE|
|Porto Velho||Sun 1:30 PM||542 km||337 miles||293 nm||NNE|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Sun 1:30 PM||566 km||352 miles||306 nm||SE|
|Sucre||Sun 1:30 PM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm||S|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Sun 12:30 PM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm||W|
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