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 23:02:00 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 12:35 AM|
|This phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.46 meters/second, 1535.3 km/hour, 954.0 miles/hour or 829.0 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' 56.6"||953.75 mi||west||0° 05' 50.9"||6.70 mi||north||954.02 mi|
|24 hours||13° 24' 40.8"||886.30 mi||east||2° 48' 23.8"||192.98 mi||north||913.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Fri 6:02 PM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm||N|
|Arequipa||Fri 6:02 PM||573 km||356 miles||309 nm||E|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Fri 6:02 PM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Fri 7:02 PM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm||E|
|Sucre||Fri 7:02 PM||1243 km||772 miles||671 nm||ESE|
|Rio Branco||Fri 7:02 PM||1261 km||783 miles||681 nm||NE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 6:02 PM||1690 km||1050 miles||912 nm||NNW|
|Quito||Fri 6:02 PM||1885 km||1171 miles||1018 nm||N|
|Santiago *||Fri 8:02 PM||1903 km||1182 miles||1027 nm||SSE|
|Córdoba||Fri 8:02 PM||2031 km||1262 miles||1097 nm||SE|
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