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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 3:42:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 03:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 25' North, Longitude: 73° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.38 meters/second, 1585.4 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.42 miWest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 miSouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.0"984.94 miWest0° 09' 23.6"10.76 miSouth985.27 mi
24 hours11° 20' 33.6"769.09 miEast4° 00' 55.2"275.96 miSouth821.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa MartaSat 10:42 PM100 km62 miles54 nmWest-southwest WSW
BarranquillaSat 10:42 PM170 km106 miles92 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaracaiboSat 11:12 PM203 km126 miles109 nmEast-southeast ESE
CartagenaSat 10:42 PM266 km165 miles144 nmWest-southwest WSW
OranjestadSat 11:42 PM377 km234 miles204 nmEast-northeast ENE
CúcutaSat 10:42 PM400 km249 miles216 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MonteríaSat 10:42 PM408 km253 miles220 nmSouthwest SW
BarquisimetoSat 11:12 PM461 km287 miles249 nmEast-southeast ESE
BucaramangaSat 10:42 PM478 km297 miles258 nmSouth S
WillemstadSat 11:42 PM483 km300 miles261 nmEast E

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