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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 = Monday, August 19, 2013 at 4:20:00 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: 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 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 17' South, Longitude: 91° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.12 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.04 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 24' 59.5"961.95 miWest0° 08' 19.3"9.54 miNorth962.32 mi
24 hours13° 45' 35.0"918.14 miEast3° 45' 21.1"258.20 miNorth961.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSun 11:20 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmEast E
Galapagos IslandsSun 10:20 PM1605 km997 miles866 nmNorth N
GuayaquilSun 11:20 PM1924 km1196 miles1039 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 11:20 PM2192 km1362 miles1184 nmNortheast NE
Easter IslandSun 10:20 PM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmSouthwest SW
La PazMon 12:20 AM2500 km1554 miles1350 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMon 12:20 AM2632 km1636 miles1421 nmEast E
SucreMon 12:20 AM2815 km1749 miles1520 nmEast-southeast ESE
SantiagoMon 12:20 AM2903 km1804 miles1568 nmSoutheast SE
San JoseSun 10:20 PM2906 km1806 miles1569 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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