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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, April 8, 2013 at 15:14:00 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 phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 15:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 48' North, Longitude: 69° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.73 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.1"1003.70 miwest0° 11' 12.6"12.84 minorth1003.70 mi
24 hours11° 18' 13.1"780.96 mieast4° 21' 11.1"299.12 minorth834.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MitúMon 10:14 AM217 km135 miles117 nmSouthwest SW
Puerto AyacuchoMon 10:44 AM353 km219 miles191 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VillavicencioMon 10:14 AM534 km332 miles288 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Fernando de ApureMon 10:44 AM589 km366 miles318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaMon 10:14 AM598 km371 miles323 nmWest-northwest WNW
BucaramangaMon 10:14 AM664 km413 miles359 nmNorthwest NW
FlorenciaMon 10:14 AM744 km462 miles401 nmWest W
MedellinMon 10:14 AM824 km512 miles445 nmWest-northwest WNW
CaliMon 10:14 AM834 km518 miles450 nmWest W
Ciudad BolívarMon 10:44 AM846 km526 miles457 nmNortheast NE

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