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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 14:54:00 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 14:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 24' South, Longitude: 120° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.72 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.1 miles/hour or 817.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.68 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 25' 07.2"940.79 miwest0° 04' 29.1"5.14 misouth940.59 mi
24 hours14° 10' 42.0"925.12 mieast1° 11' 37.3"82.11 misouth925.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownMon 6:54 AM1128 km701 miles609 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Mon 9:54 AM1465 km910 miles791 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteMon 4:54 AM3021 km1877 miles1631 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsMon 8:54 AM3988 km2478 miles2153 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaMon 4:54 AM4045 km2513 miles2184 nmWest W
KiritimatiTue 4:54 AM4616 km2868 miles2492 nmWest-northwest WNW
LimaMon 9:54 AM4769 km2963 miles2575 nmEast E
Mexico CityMon 8:54 AM4913 km3053 miles2653 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 8:54 AM5029 km3125 miles2716 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 8:54 AM5055 km3141 miles2730 nmNortheast NE

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