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 Monday, May 19, 2014 at 09:48:00 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: 74%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:16 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:59 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.07 meters/second, 1551.9 km/hour, 964.3 miles/hour or 837.9 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' 25.9"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 02.2"||964.17 mi||west||0° 07' 19.2"||8.39 mi||north||964.48 mi|
|24 hours||13° 20' 40.4"||891.42 mi||east||3° 19' 30.5"||228.60 mi||north||926.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Mon 4:48 AM||759 km||471 miles||410 nm||ENE|
|Guayaquil||Mon 4:48 AM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Mon 5:48 AM||1636 km||1016 miles||883 nm||E|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 3:48 AM||1713 km||1064 miles||925 nm||NNW|
|Quito||Mon 4:48 AM||1725 km||1072 miles||932 nm||NNE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 4:48 AM||1777 km||1104 miles||959 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Mon 5:48 AM||1972 km||1225 miles||1065 nm||ESE|
|Santiago||Mon 5:48 AM||2401 km||1492 miles||1297 nm||SSE|
|Bogota||Mon 4:48 AM||2406 km||1495 miles||1299 nm||NNE|
|Córdoba||Mon 6:48 AM||2660 km||1653 miles||1436 nm||SE|
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