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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 15:24:00 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: 3%

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 15:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 50' North, Longitude: 71° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.72 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.2 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' 40.2"1003.68 miwest0° 11' 12.3"12.83 minorth1003.68 mi
24 hours11° 18' 12.2"780.91 mieast4° 21' 03.6"298.97 minorth834.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San José del GuaviareMon 10:24 AM136 km85 miles73 nmWest-southwest WSW
MitúMon 10:24 AM220 km136 miles119 nmSoutheast SE
VillavicencioMon 10:24 AM284 km177 miles153 nmWest-northwest WNW
BogotaMon 10:24 AM355 km220 miles191 nmNorthwest NW
FlorenciaMon 10:24 AM482 km299 miles260 nmWest-southwest WSW
BucaramangaMon 10:24 AM513 km319 miles277 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManizalesMon 10:24 AM516 km321 miles279 nmWest-northwest WNW
PereiraMon 10:24 AM521 km323 miles281 nmWest-northwest WNW
Puerto AyacuchoMon 10:54 AM527 km328 miles285 nmNortheast NE
CaliMon 10:24 AM565 km351 miles305 nmWest W

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