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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, April 9, 2013 at 4:04:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 16:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 18' North, Longitude: 69° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.70 meters/second, 1604.5 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.62 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miNorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.1"996.89 miWest0° 10' 24.4"11.92 miNorth996.77 mi
24 hours11° 18' 56.4"776.40 miEast3° 56' 19.3"270.69 miNorth818.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Fernando de ApureTue 11:34 AM268 km167 miles145 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto AyacuchoTue 11:34 AM303 km188 miles163 nmSoutheast SE
CúcutaTue 11:04 AM303 km188 miles164 nmWest-northwest WNW
BarquisimetoTue 11:34 AM312 km194 miles169 nmNorth N
BucaramangaTue 11:04 AM364 km226 miles196 nmWest W
ValenciaTue 11:34 AM376 km234 miles203 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaracayTue 11:34 AM409 km254 miles221 nmNortheast NE
MaracaiboTue 11:34 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CaracasTue 11:34 AM479 km298 miles259 nmNortheast NE
WillemstadTue 12:04 PM541 km336 miles292 nmNorth N

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