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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 Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 03:38:00 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: 97%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 03:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 26' North, Longitude: 72° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.36 meters/second, 1585.3 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.0"984.90 miwest0° 09' 23.4"10.76 misouth985.23 mi
24 hours11° 20' 33.9"769.06 mieast4° 00' 50.1"275.86 misouth821.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaracaiboSat 11:08 PM111 km69 miles60 nmSoutheast SE
Ciudad OjedaSat 11:08 PM189 km118 miles102 nmSoutheast SE
Santa MartaSat 10:38 PM204 km127 miles110 nmWest W
BarranquillaSat 10:38 PM273 km170 miles147 nmWest W
OranjestadSat 11:38 PM284 km177 miles154 nmEast-northeast ENE
BarquisimetoSat 11:08 PM366 km228 miles198 nmEast-southeast ESE
CartagenaSat 10:38 PM369 km229 miles199 nmWest-southwest WSW
WillemstadSat 11:38 PM379 km235 miles205 nmEast-northeast ENE
CúcutaSat 10:38 PM390 km242 miles210 nmSouth S
BucaramangaSat 10:38 PM484 km301 miles262 nmSouth S

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