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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 = Friday, October 4, 2013 at 5:40:00 PM.

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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

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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 4, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 36' South, Longitude: 92° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.65 meters/second, 1607.9 km/hour, 999.1 miles/hour or 868.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.65 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miSouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.3"998.99 miWest0° 10' 43.8"12.29 miSouth998.92 mi
24 hours11° 57' 47.6"823.58 miEast4° 09' 46.2"286.07 miSouth868.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:40 AM593 km368 miles320 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilFri 12:40 PM1414 km879 miles763 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoFri 12:40 PM1631 km1013 miles880 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaFri 12:40 PM1811 km1126 miles978 nmEast-southeast ESE
San JoseFri 11:40 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 11:40 AM2068 km1285 miles1117 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaFri 12:40 PM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 11:40 AM2159 km1341 miles1166 nmNorth N
GuatemalaFri 11:40 AM2242 km1393 miles1211 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaFri 11:40 AM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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