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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, March 8, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 12%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 8, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||117° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.23 meters/second, 1566.8 km/hour, 973.6 miles/hour or 846.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 27.7"||16.23 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.23 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 43.0"||973.48 mi||west||0° 09' 30.4"||10.89 mi||north||973.86 mi|
|24 hours||12° 39' 31.3"||852.12 mi||east||4° 06' 11.7"||282.05 mi||north||903.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 12:20 PM||1735 km||1078 miles||937 nm|| SSE|
|Adamstown||Fri 9:20 AM||1865 km||1159 miles||1007 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 11:20 AM||3352 km||2083 miles||1810 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Fri 7:20 AM||3486 km||2166 miles||1882 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City||Fri 11:20 AM||4136 km||2570 miles||2234 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 11:20 AM||4275 km||2656 miles||2308 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 11:20 AM||4309 km||2678 miles||2327 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Fri 12:20 PM||4375 km||2718 miles||2362 nm|| E|
|Managua||Fri 11:20 AM||4440 km||2759 miles||2397 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Fri 11:20 AM||4486 km||2787 miles||2422 nm|| ENE|
Related time zone tools