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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 = Friday, May 31, 2013 at 11:00:00 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: 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 11:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 42' South, Longitude: 78° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.15 meters/second, 1609.7 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.67 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 29.8"1000.17 miWest0° 11' 23.1"13.04 miNorth1000.39 mi
24 hours11° 34' 36.6"798.09 miEast4° 33' 52.4"313.63 miNorth859.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LojaFri 6:00 AM138 km86 miles74 nmNorthwest NW
CuencaFri 6:00 AM220 km137 miles119 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuayaquilFri 6:00 AM335 km208 miles181 nmNorthwest NW
AmbatoFri 6:00 AM384 km239 miles208 nmNorth N
PortoviejoFri 6:00 AM476 km296 miles257 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoFri 6:00 AM497 km309 miles268 nmNorth N
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Fri 6:00 AM504 km313 miles272 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EsmeraldasFri 6:00 AM648 km403 miles350 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FlorenciaFri 6:00 AM755 km469 miles408 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 6:00 AM823 km511 miles444 nmSouth S

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