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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 Saturday, July 6, 2013 at 15:56:00 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: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, July 6, 2013 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 01' North, Longitude: 77° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.94 meters/second, 1519.0 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.73 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.02 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 02.8"943.55 miwest0° 01' 19.5"1.52 misouth943.62 mi
24 hours11° 31' 32.7"749.20 mieast0° 56' 47.4"65.11 misouth754.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Holguín *Sat 11:56 AM129 km80 miles70 nmNortheast NE
Santiago de Cuba *Sat 11:56 AM133 km82 miles72 nmEast E
Camagüey *Sat 11:56 AM173 km108 miles93 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Montego BaySat 10:56 AM193 km120 miles104 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KingstonSat 10:56 AM227 km141 miles123 nmSouth S
May PenSat 10:56 AM228 km142 miles123 nmSouth S
Santa Clara *Sat 11:56 AM398 km247 miles215 nmNorthwest NW
George Town (Cayman)Sat 10:56 AM456 km283 miles246 nmWest W
Gonaïves *Sat 11:56 AM466 km290 miles252 nmEast E
Cap-Haïtien *Sat 11:56 AM513 km319 miles277 nmEast E
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