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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 Wednesday, March 13, 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 20' North, Longitude: 93° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.28 meters/second, 1595.8 km/hour, 991.6 miles/hour or 861.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.53 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.9"991.46 miwest0° 09' 59.7"11.45 minorth991.29 mi
24 hours11° 23' 44.3"777.85 mieast3° 43' 14.7"255.74 minorth814.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EscuintlaWed 1:50 PM640 km398 miles346 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 1:50 PM684 km425 miles369 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaWed 1:50 PM692 km430 miles374 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 1:50 PM696 km433 miles376 nmNortheast NE
San MiguelWed 1:50 PM766 km476 miles413 nmNortheast NE
Santa María HuatulcoWed 1:50 PM769 km478 miles415 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tuxtla GutierrezWed 1:50 PM824 km512 miles445 nmNorth N
ManaguaWed 1:50 PM881 km548 miles476 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaWed 1:50 PM888 km551 miles479 nmNortheast NE
MasayaWed 1:50 PM892 km554 miles481 nmEast-northeast ENE

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