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 21:50:00 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 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.00 meters/second, 1591.2 km/hour, 988.7 miles/hour or 859.2 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' 06.1"||988.62 mi||west||0° 10' 41.7"||12.25 mi||north||988.94 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 52.5"||851.72 mi||east||4° 25' 17.1"||303.83 mi||north||908.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trujillo||Sat 4:50 PM||147 km||91 miles||79 nm||NE|
|Chiclayo||Sat 4:50 PM||241 km||150 miles||130 nm||N|
|Lima||Sat 4:50 PM||475 km||295 miles||256 nm||SE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 4:50 PM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm||N|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Sat 4:50 PM||942 km||585 miles||509 nm||ESE|
|Quito||Sat 4:50 PM||978 km||608 miles||528 nm||N|
|Rio Branco||Sat 4:50 PM||1345 km||836 miles||726 nm||E|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 3:50 PM||1385 km||861 miles||748 nm||NW|
|Cali||Sat 4:50 PM||1420 km||883 miles||767 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Sat 5:50 PM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm||SE|
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