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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 30, 2013 at 11:24:00 AM.

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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: 64%

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 Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 05' South, Longitude: 96° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.26 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.49 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miNorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 28' 57.1"989.20 miWest0° 10' 50.2"12.41 miNorth989.53 mi
24 hours12° 06' 09.7"826.67 miEast4° 27' 45.5"306.67 miNorth885.74 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 5:24 AM1156 km719 miles624 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilThu 6:24 AM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaThu 6:24 AM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmEast E
QuitoThu 6:24 AM2181 km1355 miles1178 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter IslandThu 5:24 AM2431 km1511 miles1313 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San JoseThu 5:24 AM2489 km1547 miles1344 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 5:24 AM2588 km1608 miles1398 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorThu 5:24 AM2633 km1636 miles1422 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 5:24 AM2692 km1673 miles1454 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaThu 6:24 AM2715 km1687 miles1466 nmNortheast NE

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