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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 = Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 4:14:00 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: 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
San VicenteTue 10:14 AM442 km275 miles239 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
QuetzaltenangoTue 10:14 AM502 km312 miles271 nmNorth N
LeónTue 10:14 AM504 km313 miles272 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaTue 10:14 AM552 km343 miles298 nmEast-northeast ENE
MasayaTue 10:14 AM561 km349 miles303 nmEast-northeast ENE

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