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 12:23 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 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, 1591.1 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"||988.61 mi||west||0° 10' 41.4"||12.24 mi||north||988.92 mi|
|24 hours||12° 28' 05.5"||851.96 mi||east||4° 25' 11.5"||303.74 mi||north||908.56 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||157 km||97 miles||85 nm||NW|
|Lima||Sat 4:40 PM||353 km||220 miles||191 nm||SSE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 4:40 PM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm||NNW|
|Quito||Sat 4:40 PM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm||N|
|Cobija||Sat 5:40 PM||1025 km||637 miles||553 nm||ESE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 4:40 PM||1111 km||690 miles||600 nm||E|
|La Paz||Sat 5:40 PM||1346 km||837 miles||727 nm||SE|
|Cali||Sat 4:40 PM||1377 km||856 miles||744 nm||N|
|Bogota||Sat 4:40 PM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 3:40 PM||1576 km||979 miles||851 nm||NW|
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