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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 2:44:00 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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 35' South, Longitude: 104° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.04 meters/second, 1501.3 km/hour, 932.9 miles/hour or 810.7 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' 01.3"0.03 miSouth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 24' 03.5"932.57 miWest0° 01' 18.4"1.50 miSouth932.51 mi
24 hours14° 27' 40.3"936.47 miEast0° 07' 58.8"9.15 miNorth936.92 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 *Tue 9:44 AM876 km544 miles473 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownTue 6:44 AM2678 km1664 miles1446 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsTue 8:44 AM2710 km1684 miles1463 nmNortheast NE
LimaTue 9:44 AM3070 km1907 miles1657 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoTue 9:44 AM3610 km2243 miles1949 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Tue 11:44 AM3620 km2249 miles1955 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazTue 10:44 AM3850 km2392 miles2079 nmEast E
San JoseTue 8:44 AM4044 km2513 miles2184 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoTue 10:44 AM4091 km2542 miles2209 nmEast E
SucreTue 10:44 AM4097 km2545 miles2212 nmEast E

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