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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 Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 11:14:00 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: 75%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:27 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 13' South, Longitude: 106° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.07 meters/second, 1566.2 km/hour, 973.2 miles/hour or 845.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.22 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 26' 58.9"973.07 miwest0° 09' 33.1"10.95 minorth973.44 mi
24 hours12° 49' 19.3"863.48 mieast4° 05' 33.4"281.30 minorth914.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandWed 5:14 AM1564 km972 miles844 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsWed 5:14 AM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownWed 3:14 AM2802 km1741 miles1513 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaWed 6:14 AM3201 km1989 miles1729 nmEast E
QuitoWed 6:14 AM3405 km2116 miles1839 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorWed 5:14 AM3535 km2197 miles1909 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 5:14 AM3545 km2203 miles1914 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseWed 5:14 AM3562 km2213 miles1923 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaWed 5:14 AM3586 km2228 miles1936 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaWed 5:14 AM3691 km2294 miles1993 nmNortheast NE

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