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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.

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

UTC time = Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 11:56:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 51%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 11:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 39' South, Longitude: 91° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.17 meters/second, 1541.4 km/hour, 957.8 miles/hour or 832.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"15.96 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miSouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 26' 52.9"957.50 miWest0° 07' 28.8"8.57 miSouth957.22 mi
24 hours13° 33' 36.4"898.68 miEast2° 30' 32.1"172.55 miSouth909.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSun 6:56 AM1669 km1037 miles901 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsSun 5:56 AM1759 km1093 miles950 nmNorth N
GuayaquilSun 6:56 AM2061 km1280 miles1113 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sun 6:56 AM2147 km1334 miles1159 nmSouthwest SW
QuitoSun 6:56 AM2329 km1447 miles1258 nmNortheast NE
La PazSun 7:56 AM2522 km1567 miles1362 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSun 7:56 AM2696 km1675 miles1456 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Sun 8:56 AM2817 km1751 miles1521 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSun 7:56 AM2820 km1752 miles1523 nmEast E
BogotaSun 6:56 AM3053 km1897 miles1649 nmNortheast NE

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