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 12:35 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 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 420.23 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"||939.82 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||939.81 mi|
|24 hours||14° 01' 44.9"||914.71 mi||east||0° 30' 57.3"||35.49 mi||north||916.84 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||1382 km||859 miles||746 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Wed 5:50 PM||2065 km||1283 miles||1115 nm||E|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 3:50 PM||2075 km||1289 miles||1121 nm||N|
|Guayaquil||Wed 4:50 PM||2081 km||1293 miles||1124 nm||NNE|
|Santiago *||Wed 6:50 PM||2263 km||1406 miles||1222 nm||SE|
|Sucre||Wed 5:50 PM||2324 km||1444 miles||1255 nm||E|
|Quito||Wed 4:50 PM||2344 km||1457 miles||1266 nm||NNE|
|Rio Branco||Wed 5:50 PM||2353 km||1462 miles||1271 nm||ENE|
|Easter Island *||Wed 4:50 PM||2392 km||1486 miles||1291 nm||WSW|
|Córdoba||Wed 6:50 PM||2671 km||1660 miles||1442 nm||SE|
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