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, December 7, 2013 at 21:40:00 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: 31%
|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 Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.96 meters/second, 1591.0 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 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' 28.1"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 05.4"||988.53 mi||west||0° 10' 41.3"||12.24 mi||north||988.85 mi|
|24 hours||12° 28' 07.3"||851.93 mi||east||4° 25' 10.8"||303.71 mi||north||908.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trujillo||Sat 4:40 PM||181 km||112 miles||98 nm||WNW|
|Lima||Sat 4:40 PM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm||S|
|Loja||Sat 4:40 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm||NNW|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Sat 4:40 PM||723 km||449 miles||390 nm||SE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 4:40 PM||789 km||491 miles||426 nm||NNW|
|Portoviejo||Sat 4:40 PM||931 km||579 miles||503 nm||NNW|
|Quito||Sat 4:40 PM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm||N|
|Cobija||Sat 5:40 PM||996 km||619 miles||538 nm||ESE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 4:40 PM||1081 km||672 miles||584 nm||E|
|La Paz||Sat 5:40 PM||1323 km||822 miles||715 nm||SE|
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