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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 14:44:00 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: 38%

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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 23' South, Longitude: 118° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.75 meters/second, 1514.7 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.9 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' 07.8"940.88 miwest0° 04' 30.5"5.17 misouth940.67 mi
24 hours14° 10' 31.3"925.00 mieast1° 12' 09.2"82.72 misouth925.22 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 9:44 AM1274 km792 miles688 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownMon 6:44 AM1342 km834 miles724 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteMon 4:44 AM3273 km2034 miles1768 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsMon 8:44 AM3765 km2340 miles2033 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaMon 4:44 AM4294 km2668 miles2318 nmWest W
LimaMon 9:44 AM4517 km2806 miles2439 nmEast E
Mexico CityMon 8:44 AM4790 km2976 miles2586 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiTue 4:44 AM4843 km3009 miles2615 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuatemalaMon 8:44 AM4858 km3018 miles2623 nmNortheast NE
QuitoMon 9:44 AM4860 km3020 miles2624 nmEast-northeast ENE

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