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 22:50:00 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: 32%
|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 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.25 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 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"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 10.2"||989.18 mi||west||0° 10' 44.1"||12.30 mi||north||989.49 mi|
|24 hours||12° 26' 24.4"||850.46 mi||east||4° 25' 54.6"||304.55 mi||north||907.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 4:50 PM||1025 km||637 miles||554 nm||NNE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 5:50 PM||1771 km||1101 miles||956 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Sat 5:50 PM||1945 km||1209 miles||1050 nm||ESE|
|Quito||Sat 5:50 PM||2009 km||1248 miles||1085 nm||ENE|
|San Jose||Sat 4:50 PM||2368 km||1472 miles||1279 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Sat 4:50 PM||2486 km||1545 miles||1342 nm||NNE|
|San Salvador||Sat 4:50 PM||2553 km||1586 miles||1378 nm||NNE|
|Easter Island *||Sat 5:50 PM||2560 km||1591 miles||1382 nm||SW|
|Panama||Sat 5:50 PM||2572 km||1598 miles||1389 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Sat 4:50 PM||2623 km||1630 miles||1416 nm||N|
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