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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 = Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 10:54:00 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: 50%

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 Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 10:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 07' South, Longitude: 71° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.72 meters/second, 1575.8 km/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.32 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 miNorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 28' 32.6"979.00 miWest0° 09' 42.1"11.12 miNorth979.36 mi
24 hours12° 16' 18.3"829.97 miEast4° 06' 44.5"282.64 miNorth882.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CuzcoThu 5:54 AM184 km114 miles99 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 5:54 AM197 km122 miles106 nmSouthwest SW
CobijaThu 6:54 AM277 km172 miles150 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio BrancoThu 6:54 AM425 km264 miles230 nmNortheast NE
ArequipaThu 5:54 AM476 km296 miles257 nmSouth S
RiberaltaThu 6:54 AM559 km347 miles302 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazThu 6:54 AM578 km359 miles312 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LimaThu 5:54 AM651 km405 miles352 nmWest W
SucreThu 6:54 AM985 km612 miles532 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilThu 5:54 AM1467 km912 miles792 nmNorthwest NW

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