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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 11, 2013 at 19:50:00 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: 3%

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 Monday, February 11, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 21' South, Longitude: 96° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.17 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.71 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 17.3"1002.46 miwest0° 12' 02.0"13.78 minorth1002.63 mi
24 hours11° 42' 00.8"808.63 mieast4° 45' 49.7"327.31 minorth872.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsMon 1:50 PM830 km515 miles448 nmEast E
GuayaquilMon 2:50 PM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmEast E
San JoseMon 1:50 PM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 1:50 PM1969 km1224 miles1063 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaMon 1:50 PM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaMon 1:50 PM1990 km1237 miles1075 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaMon 1:50 PM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoMon 2:50 PM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmEast E
TegucigalpaMon 1:50 PM2109 km1310 miles1139 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoMon 1:50 PM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmNorth N

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