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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, April 3, 2013 at 10:46:00 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: 47%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 51' South, Longitude: 65° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.00 meters/second, 1530.0 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.84 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 26' 07.6"950.47 miwest0° 05' 58.5"6.85 minorth950.76 mi
24 hours13° 16' 18.0"873.87 mieast2° 51' 19.5"196.35 minorth902.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CochabambaWed 6:46 AM95 km59 miles51 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreWed 6:46 AM131 km81 miles71 nmSouth S
OruroWed 6:46 AM186 km116 miles101 nmWest W
PotosiWed 6:46 AM195 km121 miles105 nmSouth S
Santa CruzWed 6:46 AM235 km146 miles127 nmEast E
La PazWed 6:46 AM327 km203 miles177 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Ignacio de VelascoWed 6:46 AM499 km310 miles270 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArequipaWed 5:46 AM672 km418 miles363 nmWest-northwest WNW
RiberaltaWed 6:46 AM761 km473 miles411 nmNorth N
SaltaWed 7:46 AM767 km476 miles414 nmSouth S
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