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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 Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 15:50:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:52 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 31' North, Longitude: 60° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.11 meters/second, 1580.8 km/hour, 982.3 miles/hour or 853.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.37 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 32' 36.1"982.09 miwest0° 08' 14.1"9.43 misouth982.40 mi
24 hours10° 53' 26.4"735.47 mieast3° 32' 24.3"243.32 misouth778.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownTue 11:50 AM96 km60 miles52 nmNortheast NE
KingstownTue 11:50 AM125 km78 miles67 nmNorthwest NW
Vieux FortTue 11:50 AM153 km95 miles82 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ScarboroughTue 11:50 AM156 km97 miles84 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint George'sTue 11:50 AM169 km105 miles91 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesTue 11:50 AM183 km113 miles99 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port of SpainTue 11:50 AM246 km153 miles133 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fort-de-FranceTue 11:50 AM246 km153 miles133 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChaguanasTue 11:50 AM254 km158 miles137 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San FernandoTue 11:50 AM279 km174 miles151 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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