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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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 20:24:00 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: 22%

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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 05' North, Longitude: 70° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.05 meters/second, 1587.8 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.44 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.5"986.44 miwest0° 09' 25.1"10.79 minorth986.23 mi
24 hours11° 15' 34.1"764.37 mieast3° 27' 40.3"237.93 minorth795.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaracaiboThu 3:54 PM101 km63 miles55 nmWest-southwest WSW
Ciudad OjedaThu 3:54 PM124 km77 miles67 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OranjestadThu 4:24 PM179 km111 miles97 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BarquisimetoThu 3:54 PM196 km122 miles106 nmSoutheast SE
WillemstadThu 4:24 PM229 km142 miles124 nmEast-northeast ENE
ValenciaThu 3:54 PM317 km197 miles171 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaracayThu 3:54 PM369 km229 miles199 nmEast-southeast ESE
CúcutaThu 3:24 PM399 km248 miles216 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CaracasThu 3:54 PM427 km266 miles231 nmEast E
BarranquillaThu 3:24 PM442 km274 miles239 nmWest W

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