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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 15:46:00 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

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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 11' North, Longitude: 54° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.75 meters/second, 1586.7 km/hour, 985.9 miles/hour or 856.8 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 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.0"985.77 miwest0° 09' 11.0"10.52 minorth985.57 mi
24 hours11° 24' 17.3"773.94 mieast3° 22' 25.2"231.91 minorth803.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ParamariboWed 12:46 PM604 km375 miles326 nmSouth S
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniWed 12:46 PM629 km391 miles340 nmSouth S
BridgetownWed 11:46 AM631 km392 miles341 nmWest-northwest WNW
GeorgetownWed 11:46 AM654 km407 miles353 nmSouthwest SW
Nieuw NickerieWed 12:46 PM659 km410 miles356 nmSouth-southwest SSW
New AmsterdamWed 11:46 AM660 km410 miles356 nmSouthwest SW
ScarboroughWed 11:46 AM719 km447 miles388 nmWest W
CayenneWed 12:46 PM720 km447 miles389 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LindenWed 11:46 AM729 km453 miles394 nmSouthwest SW
Vieux FortWed 11:46 AM791 km491 miles427 nmWest-northwest WNW

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