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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 Friday, May 31, 2013 at 10:10:00 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: 54%

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 Friday, May 31, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 52' South, Longitude: 66° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.02 meters/second, 1609.3 km/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 868.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 27.1"999.89 miwest0° 11' 22.5"13.03 minorth1000.11 mi
24 hours11° 35' 31.6"798.96 mieast4° 33' 53.1"313.64 minorth860.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TeféFri 6:10 AM227 km141 miles122 nmNortheast NE
Porto VelhoFri 6:10 AM493 km307 miles266 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoFri 6:10 AM597 km371 miles323 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RiberaltaFri 6:10 AM680 km423 miles367 nmSouth S
ManausFri 6:10 AM701 km436 miles378 nmEast-northeast ENE
CobijaFri 6:10 AM743 km461 miles401 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MitúFri 5:10 AM819 km509 miles442 nmNorthwest NW
La PazFri 6:10 AM1307 km812 miles706 nmSouth S
BogotaFri 5:10 AM1376 km855 miles743 nmNorthwest NW
LimaFri 5:10 AM1443 km897 miles779 nmSouthwest SW

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