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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 30, 2013 at 11:14:00 AM.

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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 72%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 18' South, Longitude: 102° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.37 meters/second, 1524.1 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.78 miWest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 miNorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 24' 58.4"946.83 miWest0° 05' 28.1"6.27 miNorth947.09 mi
24 hours13° 40' 32.0"898.20 miEast2° 41' 11.9"184.75 miNorth923.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandTue 5:14 AM1199 km745 miles648 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsTue 5:14 AM2386 km1482 miles1288 nmNortheast NE
LimaTue 6:14 AM2819 km1752 miles1522 nmEast E
AdamstownTue 3:14 AM2947 km1831 miles1591 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoTue 6:14 AM3299 km2050 miles1781 nmNortheast NE
SantiagoTue 7:14 AM3585 km2227 miles1936 nmSoutheast SE
La PazTue 7:14 AM3652 km2269 miles1972 nmEast E
San JoseTue 5:14 AM3721 km2312 miles2009 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaTue 5:14 AM3811 km2368 miles2058 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorTue 5:14 AM3828 km2379 miles2067 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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