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 Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 22:22:00 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: 12%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:23 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 22:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.00 meters/second, 1540.8 km/hour, 957.4 miles/hour or 832.0 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' 24.5"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||north||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 34.8"||957.27 mi||west||0° 07' 11.4"||8.24 mi||north||957.60 mi|
|24 hours||13° 49' 46.9"||918.76 mi||east||3° 19' 08.3"||228.20 mi||north||953.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Thu 5:22 PM||1337 km||831 miles||722 nm||SSE|
|Adamstown||Thu 2:22 PM||1857 km||1154 miles||1003 nm||SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 4:22 PM||3255 km||2023 miles||1758 nm||ENE|
|Papeete||Thu 12:22 PM||3687 km||2291 miles||1991 nm||W|
|Lima||Thu 5:22 PM||4113 km||2556 miles||2221 nm||E|
|Mexico City||Thu 4:22 PM||4304 km||2674 miles||2324 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 4:22 PM||4338 km||2695 miles||2342 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 4:22 PM||4354 km||2706 miles||2351 nm||NE|
|Quito||Thu 5:22 PM||4373 km||2717 miles||2361 nm||ENE|
|Managua||Thu 4:22 PM||4450 km||2765 miles||2403 nm||NE|
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