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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 = Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 5:48:00 PM.

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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 43' North, Longitude: 75° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.60 meters/second, 1611.4 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.9"1001.16 miWest0° 11' 10.5"12.80 miNorth1001.11 mi
24 hours11° 24' 50.7"786.86 miEast4° 16' 51.8"294.19 miNorth837.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PereiraTue 12:48 PM12 km7 miles6 nmNorth N
ManizalesTue 12:48 PM44 km27 miles24 nmNorth-northeast NNE
IbaguéTue 12:48 PM56 km35 miles31 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaliTue 12:48 PM169 km105 miles91 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MedellinTue 12:48 PM170 km106 miles92 nmNorth N
BogotaTue 12:48 PM178 km111 miles96 nmEast E
BuenaventuraTue 12:48 PM179 km111 miles97 nmWest-southwest WSW
VillavicencioTue 12:48 PM234 km146 miles127 nmEast-southeast ESE
FlorenciaTue 12:48 PM342 km213 miles185 nmSouth S
BucaramangaTue 12:48 PM388 km241 miles210 nmNortheast NE

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