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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 = Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 5:20:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 37' South, Longitude: 72° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.89 meters/second, 1598.0 km/hour, 993.0 miles/hour or 862.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.55 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 28' 52.6"992.85 miWest0° 11' 39.5"13.35 miNorth993.17 mi
24 hours12° 11' 23.0"835.75 miEast4° 45' 38.2"327.12 miNorth900.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cruzeiro do SulSun 1:20 PM19 km12 miles10 nmEast E
PucallpaSun 12:20 PM205 km127 miles111 nmWest-southwest WSW
CobijaSun 1:20 PM586 km364 miles316 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoSun 1:20 PM611 km380 miles330 nmEast-southeast ESE
Machu Picchu PuebloSun 12:20 PM614 km381 miles331 nmSouth S
LimaSun 12:20 PM673 km418 miles363 nmSouthwest SW
LojaSun 12:20 PM810 km503 miles437 nmWest-northwest WNW
RiberaltaSun 1:20 PM835 km519 miles451 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSun 12:20 PM984 km611 miles531 nmNorthwest NW
QuitoSun 12:20 PM1032 km641 miles557 nmNorthwest NW

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