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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 = Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 5:20:00 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: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 42' South, Longitude: 75° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.75 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.2 miles/hour or 858.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.47 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 29' 25.3"987.99 miWest0° 09' 57.6"11.41 miSouth987.81 mi
24 hours12° 30' 22.8"852.73 miEast3° 43' 52.9"256.48 miSouth885.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PucallpaSat 12:20 PM173 km107 miles93 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSat 12:20 PM317 km197 miles171 nmSouthwest SW
CallaoSat 12:20 PM321 km200 miles174 nmSouthwest SW
TrujilloSat 12:20 PM438 km272 miles236 nmWest-northwest WNW
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 12:20 PM493 km306 miles266 nmSoutheast SE
IquitosSat 12:20 PM699 km434 miles377 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSat 1:20 PM830 km516 miles448 nmEast E
ArequipaSat 12:20 PM850 km528 miles459 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CuencaSat 12:20 PM853 km530 miles460 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuayaquilSat 12:20 PM967 km601 miles522 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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