Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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.

View Day and Night Map

Change time and date

< 4 weeks4 weeks > March equinox 
or choose:

< 1 day1 day >June solstice
< 12 hours12 hours >September equinox
< 6 hours6 hours >December solstice
< 1 hour1 hour >Now/Current time
< 10 minutes10 minutes >

Map notes

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 11, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 12' South, Longitude: 107° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.24 meters/second, 1613.7 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.71 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 19.2"1002.68 miwest0° 12' 01.8"13.78 minorth1002.84 mi
24 hours11° 41' 20.3"807.99 mieast4° 45' 33.2"327.02 minorth872.00 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 2:34 PM2033 km1263 miles1098 nmEast E
AcapulcoMon 2:34 PM2279 km1416 miles1230 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityMon 2:34 PM2574 km1599 miles1390 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraMon 2:34 PM2576 km1601 miles1391 nmNorth N
GuatemalaMon 2:34 PM2663 km1655 miles1438 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 2:34 PM2706 km1681 miles1461 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Mon 3:34 PM2758 km1714 miles1489 nmSouth S
ManaguaMon 2:34 PM2865 km1780 miles1547 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaMon 2:34 PM2899 km1801 miles1565 nmNortheast NE
San JoseMon 2:34 PM2954 km1836 miles1595 nmEast-northeast ENE
Advertising

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools