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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 12:24:00 PM.

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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 phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 53' South, Longitude: 92° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.16 meters/second, 1577.4 km/hour, 980.1 miles/hour or 851.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.33 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 28' 39.2"980.01 miWest0° 09' 47.5"11.22 miNorth980.36 mi
24 hours12° 13' 58.5"828.09 miEast4° 08' 22.1"284.50 miNorth880.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsThu 6:24 AM1264 km785 miles682 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaThu 7:24 AM1713 km1065 miles925 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 7:24 AM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNortheast NE
QuitoThu 7:24 AM2036 km1265 miles1099 nmNortheast NE
Easter IslandThu 6:24 AM2415 km1500 miles1304 nmSouthwest SW
San JoseThu 6:24 AM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazThu 8:24 AM2706 km1681 miles1461 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoThu 8:24 AM2734 km1699 miles1476 nmEast E
PanamaThu 7:24 AM2734 km1699 miles1476 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 6:24 AM2753 km1710 miles1486 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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