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 Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 00:02:00 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: 51%
|Previous 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 Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 00:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.71 meters/second, 1536.1 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.5 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"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 59.3"||954.36 mi||west||0° 05' 57.4"||6.83 mi||north||954.64 mi|
|24 hours||13° 23' 33.1"||885.58 mi||east||2° 50' 44.4"||195.68 mi||north||913.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Fri 7:02 PM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm||ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 6:02 PM||1801 km||1119 miles||972 nm||N|
|Guayaquil||Fri 7:02 PM||2064 km||1282 miles||1114 nm||NE|
|Easter Island *||Fri 7:02 PM||2163 km||1344 miles||1168 nm||SW|
|Quito||Fri 7:02 PM||2333 km||1449 miles||1260 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Fri 8:02 PM||2467 km||1533 miles||1332 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 8:02 PM||2656 km||1650 miles||1434 nm||ENE|
|Santiago *||Fri 9:02 PM||2744 km||1705 miles||1482 nm||SE|
|Sucre||Fri 8:02 PM||2760 km||1715 miles||1490 nm||E|
|Bogota||Fri 7:02 PM||3058 km||1900 miles||1651 nm||NE|
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