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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 Monday, July 22, 2013 at 07:10:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 49' South, Longitude: 113° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.17 meters/second, 1534.2 km/hour, 953.3 miles/hour or 828.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.89 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 23' 39.6"953.10 miwest0° 07' 22.6"8.46 minorth953.45 mi
24 hours14° 14' 24.6"942.90 mieast3° 26' 55.1"237.11 minorth979.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandMon 1:10 AM1219 km758 miles658 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSun 11:10 PM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 1:10 AM3168 km1969 miles1711 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSun 9:10 PM3818 km2373 miles2062 nmWest W
LimaMon 2:10 AM3975 km2470 miles2146 nmEast E
QuitoMon 2:10 AM4266 km2651 miles2304 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaMon 1:10 AM4305 km2675 miles2324 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Mon 2:10 AM4312 km2679 miles2328 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorMon 1:10 AM4314 km2681 miles2330 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 1:10 AM4397 km2732 miles2374 nmNortheast NE

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