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 01:02:00 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 01:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.95 meters/second, 1537.0 km/hour, 955.1 miles/hour or 829.9 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' 25.9"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||north||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 01.9"||954.92 mi||west||0° 06' 03.7"||6.95 mi||north||955.20 mi|
|24 hours||13° 22' 25.1"||884.80 mi||east||2° 53' 03.5"||198.33 mi||north||913.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 8:02 PM||1178 km||732 miles||636 nm||SSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 7:02 PM||2507 km||1558 miles||1354 nm||NE|
|Adamstown||Fri 5:02 PM||2683 km||1667 miles||1449 nm||WSW|
|Lima||Fri 8:02 PM||3136 km||1948 miles||1693 nm||E|
|Quito||Fri 8:02 PM||3512 km||2183 miles||1897 nm||ENE|
|San Jose||Fri 7:02 PM||3813 km||2369 miles||2059 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 7:02 PM||3850 km||2392 miles||2079 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Fri 7:02 PM||3869 km||2404 miles||2089 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Fri 7:02 PM||3873 km||2407 miles||2091 nm||NNE|
|Santiago *||Fri 10:02 PM||3946 km||2452 miles||2131 nm||SE|
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