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, December 6, 2013 at 23:02:00 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: 21%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 6, 2013 at 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.54 meters/second, 1568.0 km/hour, 974.3 miles/hour or 846.6 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' 26.3"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 25.2"||974.14 mi||west||0° 09' 24.3"||10.78 mi||north||974.50 mi|
|24 hours||13° 05' 11.5"||882.83 mi||east||4° 02' 42.9"||278.04 mi||north||931.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 6:02 PM||1588 km||987 miles||857 nm||S|
|Adamstown||Fri 3:02 PM||2470 km||1535 miles||1333 nm||SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 5:02 PM||2651 km||1647 miles||1431 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Fri 6:02 PM||3634 km||2258 miles||1962 nm||E|
|Guatemala||Fri 5:02 PM||3743 km||2326 miles||2021 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 5:02 PM||3753 km||2332 miles||2026 nm||NE|
|Mexico City||Fri 5:02 PM||3773 km||2344 miles||2037 nm||NNE|
|Quito||Fri 6:02 PM||3791 km||2356 miles||2047 nm||ENE|
|Managua||Fri 5:02 PM||3841 km||2386 miles||2074 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Fri 5:02 PM||3850 km||2392 miles||2079 nm||NE|
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