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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 6:40:00 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 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 46' South, Longitude: 106° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.49 meters/second, 1607.3 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.64 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miSouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 38.4"998.63 miWest0° 10' 42.6"12.27 miSouth998.55 mi
24 hours11° 59' 04.8"824.80 miEast4° 08' 59.1"285.18 miSouth869.17 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 12:40 PM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Fri 1:40 PM2375 km1476 miles1282 nmSouth S
Acapulco *Fri 1:40 PM2613 km1624 miles1411 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 12:40 PM2874 km1786 miles1552 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 12:40 PM2894 km1798 miles1562 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Fri 1:40 PM2907 km1807 miles1570 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 12:40 PM3007 km1868 miles1623 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 12:40 PM3050 km1895 miles1647 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaFri 12:40 PM3076 km1911 miles1661 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 1:40 PM3190 km1982 miles1723 nmEast E

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