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 22:00:00 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 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.04 meters/second, 1591.3 km/hour, 988.8 miles/hour or 859.3 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' 06.8"||988.72 mi||west||0° 10' 42.1"||12.26 mi||north||989.03 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 37.7"||851.51 mi||east||4° 25' 23.5"||303.95 mi||north||908.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Loja||Sat 5:00 PM||651 km||404 miles||351 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Sat 5:00 PM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm||ESE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 5:00 PM||793 km||492 miles||428 nm||NNE|
|Portoviejo||Sat 5:00 PM||897 km||557 miles||484 nm||NNE|
|Quito||Sat 5:00 PM||1055 km||656 miles||570 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 4:00 PM||1190 km||740 miles||643 nm||NW|
|Cali||Sat 5:00 PM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm||NNE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 5:00 PM||1610 km||1000 miles||869 nm||E|
|Bogota||Sat 5:00 PM||1762 km||1095 miles||951 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Sat 6:00 PM||1764 km||1096 miles||953 nm||ESE|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related time zone tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.