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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 = Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 10:14:00 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: 62%

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 Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 45' South, Longitude: 74° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.01 meters/second, 1548.0 km/hour, 961.9 miles/hour or 835.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.03 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miNorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 26' 40.7"961.72 miWest0° 07' 51.6"9.01 miNorth962.07 mi
24 hours12° 58' 30.3"863.91 miEast3° 30' 50.3"241.58 miNorth903.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IcaWed 5:14 AM236 km147 miles127 nmNorthwest NW
ArequipaWed 5:14 AM313 km194 miles169 nmEast-southeast ESE
Machu Picchu PuebloWed 5:14 AM349 km217 miles189 nmNortheast NE
LimaWed 5:14 AM499 km310 miles269 nmNorthwest NW
La PazWed 6:14 AM674 km419 miles364 nmEast E
CobijaWed 6:14 AM801 km498 miles433 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoWed 6:14 AM955 km594 miles516 nmNortheast NE
SucreWed 6:14 AM1035 km643 miles559 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilWed 5:14 AM1614 km1003 miles872 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoWed 5:14 AM1776 km1103 miles959 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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