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 Thursday, December 26, 2013 at 13:48:00 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: 40%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:48 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 26, 2013 at 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.54 meters/second, 1600.3 km/hour, 994.4 miles/hour or 864.1 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' 31.1"||16.57 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 08.2"||994.31 mi||west||0° 09' 56.3"||11.39 mi||south||994.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 17.5"||814.17 mi||east||3° 49' 02.2"||262.37 mi||south||851.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Thu 8:48 AM||2106 km||1309 miles||1137 nm||S|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 7:48 AM||2165 km||1345 miles||1169 nm||ENE|
|Adamstown||Thu 5:48 AM||3026 km||1880 miles||1634 nm||SW|
|Guatemala||Thu 7:48 AM||3151 km||1958 miles||1701 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 7:48 AM||3166 km||1967 miles||1709 nm||NE|
|Mexico City||Thu 7:48 AM||3189 km||1982 miles||1722 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Thu 7:48 AM||3267 km||2030 miles||1764 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Thu 7:48 AM||3296 km||2048 miles||1780 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 7:48 AM||3341 km||2076 miles||1804 nm||NE|
|Quito||Thu 8:48 AM||3359 km||2087 miles||1814 nm||ENE|
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