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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 = Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 1:34:00 PM.

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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: 28%

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 Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' South, Longitude: 87° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.14 meters/second, 1501.7 km/hour, 933.1 miles/hour or 810.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.55 miWest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 miSouth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 24' 05.6"932.78 miWest0° 01' 28.2"1.69 miSouth932.71 mi
24 hours14° 27' 17.3"936.23 miEast0° 03' 58.7"4.56 miNorth936.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaTue 8:34 AM1470 km914 miles794 nmNortheast NE
La PazTue 9:34 AM2104 km1308 miles1136 nmEast E
Galapagos IslandsTue 7:34 AM2186 km1358 miles1180 nmNorth N
GuayaquilTue 8:34 AM2196 km1365 miles1186 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Tue 10:34 AM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmSoutheast SE
Easter Island *Tue 8:34 AM2323 km1444 miles1255 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreTue 9:34 AM2347 km1458 miles1267 nmEast E
Rio BrancoTue 9:34 AM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoTue 8:34 AM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaTue 10:34 AM2629 km1633 miles1419 nmEast-southeast ESE

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