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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 14:34:00 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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 23' South, Longitude: 116° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.79 meters/second, 1514.8 km/hour, 941.3 miles/hour or 818.0 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' 08.4"940.96 miwest0° 04' 31.6"5.19 misouth940.76 mi
24 hours14° 10' 20.3"924.87 mieast1° 12' 41.3"83.33 misouth925.12 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 9:34 AM1105 km686 miles597 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownMon 6:34 AM1565 km973 miles845 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteMon 4:34 AM3526 km2191 miles1904 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsMon 8:34 AM3548 km2204 miles1916 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaMon 9:34 AM4265 km2650 miles2303 nmEast E
RarotongaMon 4:34 AM4543 km2823 miles2453 nmWest W
QuitoMon 9:34 AM4625 km2874 miles2497 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityMon 8:34 AM4678 km2907 miles2526 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 8:34 AM4694 km2917 miles2535 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 8:34 AM4705 km2924 miles2541 nmNortheast NE

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