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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 Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 20:34:00 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: 11%

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 Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 20' North, Longitude: 89° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.63 meters/second, 1525.1 km/hour, 947.6 miles/hour or 823.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.79 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.5"947.34 miwest0° 03' 03.0"3.50 minorth947.20 mi
24 hours11° 40' 49.2"762.49 mieast0° 47' 21.6"54.30 minorth762.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Chetumal *Sat 3:34 PM137 km85 miles74 nmSoutheast SE
Campeche *Sat 3:34 PM145 km90 miles79 nmWest-northwest WNW
Orange Walk TownSat 2:34 PM157 km98 miles85 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Merida *Sat 3:34 PM185 km115 miles100 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San PedroSat 2:34 PM208 km129 miles112 nmSoutheast SE
Belize CitySat 2:34 PM233 km145 miles126 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelmopanSat 2:34 PM237 km147 miles128 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Playa del Carmen *Sat 3:34 PM270 km168 miles146 nmEast-northeast ENE
DangrigaSat 2:34 PM285 km177 miles154 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cancún *Sat 3:34 PM323 km201 miles174 nmNortheast NE

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