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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, January 14, 2013 at 19:06:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 12%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 14, 2013 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 06' South, Longitude: 66° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.60 meters/second, 1607.8 km/hour, 999.0 miles/hour or 868.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.65 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 29' 56.5"998.95 miwest0° 11' 57.3"13.69 minorth999.19 mi
24 hours11° 45' 13.9"809.82 mieast4° 47' 08.7"328.83 minorth875.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TeféMon 3:06 PM246 km153 miles133 nmNortheast NE
Porto VelhoMon 3:06 PM470 km292 miles254 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoMon 3:06 PM573 km356 miles310 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RiberaltaMon 3:06 PM654 km406 miles353 nmSouth S
ManausMon 3:06 PM707 km440 miles382 nmEast-northeast ENE
CobijaMon 3:06 PM719 km447 miles388 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MitúMon 2:06 PM841 km523 miles454 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazMon 3:06 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmSouth S
BogotaMon 2:06 PM1396 km868 miles754 nmNorthwest NW
LimaMon 2:06 PM1430 km889 miles772 nmWest-southwest WSW

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