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, November 1, 2013 at 17:30:00 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: 4%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.75 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 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' 29.7"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||south||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 41.6"||992.47 mi||west||0° 10' 22.6"||11.88 mi||south||992.32 mi|
|24 hours||12° 26' 44.9"||852.18 mi||east||3° 57' 29.9"||272.05 mi||south||889.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 12:30 PM||2094 km||1301 miles||1131 nm||S|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 11:30 AM||2348 km||1459 miles||1268 nm||ENE|
|Adamstown||Fri 9:30 AM||2878 km||1788 miles||1554 nm||SW|
|Mexico City||Fri 11:30 AM||3257 km||2024 miles||1758 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 11:30 AM||3276 km||2035 miles||1769 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 11:30 AM||3299 km||2050 miles||1781 nm||NE|
|Managua||Fri 11:30 AM||3415 km||2122 miles||1844 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Fri 11:30 AM||3456 km||2147 miles||1866 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 11:30 AM||3479 km||2162 miles||1879 nm||NE|
|Quito||Fri 12:30 PM||3549 km||2205 miles||1916 nm||ENE|
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