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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 10, 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 15:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 08' North, Longitude: 48° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.84 meters/second, 1587.0 km/hour, 986.1 miles/hour or 856.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.3"985.97 miwest0° 09' 12.3"10.54 minorth985.76 mi
24 hours11° 24' 11.0"773.97 mieast3° 23' 00.6"232.59 minorth803.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneWed 12:24 PM786 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniWed 12:24 PM846 km526 miles457 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboWed 12:24 PM912 km567 miles492 nmSouthwest SW
GeorgetownWed 11:24 AM1132 km703 miles611 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownWed 11:24 AM1194 km742 miles645 nmWest-northwest WNW
CastriesWed 11:24 AM1359 km844 miles734 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownWed 11:24 AM1368 km850 miles738 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceWed 11:24 AM1383 km859 miles747 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainWed 11:24 AM1387 km862 miles749 nmWest W
BelémWed 12:24 PM1392 km865 miles751 nmSouth S

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