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 Sunday, October 13, 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: 62%
|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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 00:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.23 meters/second, 1559.6 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.1 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' 27.0"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 07.3"||969.01 mi||west||0° 08' 16.6"||9.48 mi||north||969.35 mi|
|24 hours||12° 55' 27.4"||866.60 mi||east||3° 39' 39.7"||251.68 mi||north||908.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ica||Sat 7:02 PM||227 km||141 miles||122 nm||E|
|Lima||Sat 7:02 PM||259 km||161 miles||140 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Sat 8:02 PM||1076 km||669 miles||581 nm||ESE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 8:02 PM||1193 km||741 miles||644 nm||ENE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 7:02 PM||1349 km||838 miles||728 nm||N|
|Sucre||Sat 8:02 PM||1446 km||899 miles||781 nm||ESE|
|Quito||Sat 7:02 PM||1552 km||964 miles||838 nm||N|
|Cali||Sat 7:02 PM||1958 km||1217 miles||1057 nm||N|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 6:02 PM||1960 km||1218 miles||1058 nm||NW|
|Bogota||Sat 7:02 PM||2130 km||1324 miles||1150 nm||NNE|
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