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 11, 2013 at 22:42:00 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: 50%
|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 Friday, October 11, 2013 at 22:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.38 meters/second, 1535.0 km/hour, 953.8 miles/hour or 828.8 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' 25.9"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 55.8"||953.56 mi||west||0° 05' 48.5"||6.66 mi||north||953.83 mi|
|24 hours||13° 25' 04.5"||886.57 mi||east||2° 47' 34.0"||192.03 mi||north||913.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Fri 5:42 PM||93 km||58 miles||50 nm||NNE|
|Arica *||Fri 7:42 PM||206 km||128 miles||111 nm||SE|
|La Paz||Fri 6:42 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm||E|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Fri 5:42 PM||458 km||284 miles||247 nm||N|
|Sucre||Fri 6:42 PM||717 km||445 miles||387 nm||ESE|
|Cobija||Fri 6:42 PM||759 km||472 miles||410 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Fri 5:42 PM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm||NW|
|Rio Branco||Fri 6:42 PM||908 km||564 miles||490 nm||NNE|
|Riberalta||Fri 6:42 PM||923 km||574 miles||499 nm||NE|
|Asuncion *||Fri 7:42 PM||1715 km||1065 miles||926 nm||SE|
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