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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 15:04:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%

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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 15:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 04' North, Longitude: 73° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.59 meters/second, 1593.3 km/hour, 990.1 miles/hour or 860.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.50 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.2"989.91 miwest0° 09' 26.9"10.82 minorth989.72 mi
24 hours11° 13' 58.1"765.06 mieast3° 30' 50.6"241.55 minorth797.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa MartaTue 10:04 AM132 km82 miles71 nmNorth N
BarranquillaTue 10:04 AM135 km84 miles73 nmNorthwest NW
CartagenaTue 10:04 AM177 km110 miles95 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonteríaTue 10:04 AM255 km158 miles138 nmSouthwest SW
MaracaiboTue 10:34 AM268 km167 miles145 nmEast-northeast ENE
CúcutaTue 10:04 AM287 km178 miles155 nmSoutheast SE
BucaramangaTue 10:04 AM336 km209 miles182 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MedellinTue 10:04 AM459 km285 miles248 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BarquisimetoTue 10:34 AM512 km318 miles277 nmEast E
OranjestadTue 11:04 AM514 km319 miles277 nmEast-northeast ENE

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