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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 16:14:00 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: 5%

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 16:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 15' North, Longitude: 90° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.33 meters/second, 1592.4 km/hour, 989.5 miles/hour or 859.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.49 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 32' 03.5"989.32 miwest0° 09' 23.2"10.75 minorth989.14 mi
24 hours11° 14' 22.5"765.08 mieast3° 29' 09.3"239.62 minorth797.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San SalvadorTue 10:14 AM426 km264 miles230 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaTue 10:14 AM440 km273 miles238 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EscuintlaTue 10:14 AM448 km279 miles242 nmNorth N
San MiguelTue 10:14 AM466 km290 miles252 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaTue 10:14 AM485 km301 miles262 nmNorth N
ManaguaTue 10:14 AM552 km343 miles298 nmEast-northeast ENE
MasayaTue 10:14 AM561 km349 miles303 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaTue 10:14 AM584 km363 miles316 nmNortheast NE
MatagalpaTue 10:14 AM622 km386 miles336 nmEast-northeast ENE
CholomaTue 10:14 AM675 km419 miles365 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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