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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, February 4, 2013 at 13:56:00 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: 39%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 20' South, Longitude: 107° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.93 meters/second, 1515.4 km/hour, 941.6 miles/hour or 818.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.69 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 25' 10.6"941.28 miwest0° 04' 36.4"5.28 misouth941.08 mi
24 hours14° 09' 38.7"924.39 mieast1° 14' 42.2"85.65 misouth924.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Mon 8:56 AM890 km553 miles481 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownMon 5:56 AM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 7:56 AM2790 km1733 miles1506 nmNortheast NE
LimaMon 8:56 AM3312 km2058 miles1788 nmEast E
QuitoMon 8:56 AM3765 km2339 miles2033 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Mon 10:56 AM3928 km2441 miles2121 nmEast-southeast ESE
San JoseMon 7:56 AM4102 km2549 miles2215 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 9:56 AM4128 km2565 miles2229 nmEast E
San SalvadorMon 7:56 AM4145 km2575 miles2238 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaMon 7:56 AM4162 km2586 miles2247 nmNortheast NE

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