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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 Monday, March 11, 2013 at 19:50:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 30' North, Longitude: 116° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.88 meters/second, 1616.0 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.6"1004.04 miwest0° 11' 42.5"13.41 minorth1004.12 mi
24 hours11° 31' 24.0"797.05 mieast4° 35' 08.3"315.08 minorth856.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoMon 1:50 PM2581 km1604 miles1394 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityMon 1:50 PM2840 km1765 miles1533 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsMon 1:50 PM3024 km1879 miles1633 nmEast E
Easter Island *Mon 2:50 PM3154 km1960 miles1703 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownMon 11:50 AM3175 km1973 miles1714 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HermosilloMon 12:50 PM3220 km2001 miles1739 nmNorth N
GuatemalaMon 1:50 PM3278 km2037 miles1770 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorMon 1:50 PM3367 km2092 miles1818 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaMon 1:50 PM3579 km2224 miles1932 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanMon 1:50 PM3579 km2224 miles1933 nmEast-northeast ENE

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