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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 11:04:00 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 11:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 06' South, Longitude: 73° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.77 meters/second, 1576.0 km/hour, 979.3 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' 33.4"979.12 miWest0° 09' 42.8"11.13 miNorth979.47 mi
24 hours12° 16' 02.5"829.76 miEast4° 06' 55.5"282.85 miNorth881.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 6:04 AM156 km97 miles84 nmSoutheast SE
HuancayoThu 6:04 AM189 km118 miles102 nmWest W
CuzcoThu 6:04 AM226 km141 miles122 nmSoutheast SE
LimaThu 6:04 AM389 km242 miles210 nmWest W
ArequipaThu 6:04 AM520 km323 miles281 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CobijaThu 7:04 AM526 km327 miles284 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio BrancoThu 7:04 AM660 km410 miles356 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazThu 7:04 AM754 km469 miles407 nmSoutheast SE
RiberaltaThu 7:04 AM817 km508 miles441 nmEast E
SucreThu 7:04 AM1167 km725 miles630 nmSoutheast SE

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