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 Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 21:50:00 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: 27%
|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 Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.24 meters/second, 1512.8 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.9 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' 24.8"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 00.3"||0.00 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 52.3"||939.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||south||939.75 mi|
|24 hours||14° 01' 45.1"||914.65 mi||east||0° 30' 53.9"||35.42 mi||north||916.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Wed 4:50 PM||1359 km||845 miles||734 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Wed 5:50 PM||2037 km||1265 miles||1100 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Wed 4:50 PM||2070 km||1286 miles||1118 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 3:50 PM||2079 km||1292 miles||1122 nm||N|
|Santiago *||Wed 6:50 PM||2244 km||1394 miles||1212 nm||SE|
|Sucre||Wed 5:50 PM||2296 km||1427 miles||1240 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Wed 5:50 PM||2328 km||1446 miles||1257 nm||ENE|
|Quito||Wed 4:50 PM||2332 km||1449 miles||1259 nm||NNE|
|Easter Island *||Wed 4:50 PM||2417 km||1502 miles||1305 nm||WSW|
|Córdoba||Wed 6:50 PM||2648 km||1645 miles||1430 nm||SE|
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