Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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 = Monday, August 19, 2013 at 4:00:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 95%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 20' South, Longitude: 86° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.02 meters/second, 1548.1 km/hour, 961.9 miles/hour or 835.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.03 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 24' 58.4"961.72 miWest0° 08' 17.3"9.50 miNorth962.09 mi
24 hours13° 46' 01.0"918.42 miEast3° 44' 39.0"257.39 miNorth961.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSun 11:00 PM1102 km684 miles595 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsSun 10:00 PM1629 km1012 miles880 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuayaquilSun 11:00 PM1630 km1013 miles880 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoSun 11:00 PM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazMidnight Sun-Mon1987 km1235 miles1073 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMidnight Sun-Mon2129 km1323 miles1149 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMidnight Sun-Mon2310 km1436 miles1248 nmEast-southeast ESE
SantiagoMidnight Sun-Mon2572 km1598 miles1389 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaSun 11:00 PM2604 km1618 miles1406 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter IslandSun 10:00 PM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmWest-southwest WSW

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools