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, November 2, 2013 at 17:10:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:41 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:50 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.55 meters/second, 1575.2 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.5 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' 27.9"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 59.9"||978.62 mi||west||0° 09' 16.1"||10.62 mi||south||978.39 mi|
|24 hours||13° 08' 31.7"||889.04 mi||east||3° 22' 32.8"||232.09 mi||south||912.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 11:10 AM||1277 km||793 miles||689 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Sat 12:10 PM||1683 km||1046 miles||909 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Sat 12:10 PM||1767 km||1098 miles||954 nm||NE|
|Quito||Sat 12:10 PM||2027 km||1259 miles||1094 nm||NE|
|Easter Island *||Sat 12:10 PM||2419 km||1503 miles||1306 nm||SW|
|San Jose||Sat 11:10 AM||2606 km||1619 miles||1407 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Sat 1:10 PM||2673 km||1661 miles||1443 nm||ESE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 1:10 PM||2706 km||1682 miles||1461 nm||E|
|Panama||Sat 12:10 PM||2737 km||1701 miles||1478 nm||NNE|
|Bogota||Sat 12:10 PM||2751 km||1710 miles||1486 nm||NE|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related time zone tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.