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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 20:50:00 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 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 09' South, Longitude: 111° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.26 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.71 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.0"1002.65 miwest0° 12' 01.8"13.78 minorth1002.81 mi
24 hours11° 41' 07.0"807.71 mieast4° 45' 27.7"326.89 minorth871.66 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 2:50 PM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmEast E
AcapulcoMon 2:50 PM2452 km1523 miles1324 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityMon 2:50 PM2739 km1702 miles1479 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Mon 3:50 PM2768 km1720 miles1494 nmSouth S
GuatemalaMon 2:50 PM2956 km1837 miles1596 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 2:50 PM3015 km1874 miles1628 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 2:50 PM3201 km1989 miles1728 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaMon 2:50 PM3216 km1999 miles1737 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownMon 12:50 PM3232 km2009 miles1745 nmSouthwest SW
BelmopanMon 2:50 PM3284 km2041 miles1773 nmNortheast NE

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