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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 Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 18:34:00 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: 14%

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 Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 41' North, Longitude: 55° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.23 meters/second, 1606.4 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.64 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.9"998.08 miwest0° 10' 49.7"12.40 minorth997.97 mi
24 hours11° 16' 49.0"774.97 mieast4° 05' 42.6"281.44 minorth820.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ParamariboWed 3:34 PM100 km62 miles54 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Nieuw NickerieWed 3:34 PM195 km121 miles105 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniWed 3:34 PM201 km125 miles108 nmSoutheast SE
New AmsterdamWed 2:34 PM240 km149 miles130 nmWest-southwest WSW
GeorgetownWed 2:34 PM306 km190 miles165 nmWest W
LindenWed 2:34 PM327 km203 miles176 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneWed 3:34 PM391 km243 miles211 nmEast-southeast ESE
ScarboroughWed 2:34 PM769 km478 miles415 nmNorthwest NW
San FernandoWed 2:34 PM777 km483 miles420 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChaguanasWed 2:34 PM786 km488 miles424 nmWest-northwest WNW

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