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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 5:40:00 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: 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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 45' South, Longitude: 80° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.67 meters/second, 1590.0 km/hour, 988.0 miles/hour or 858.5 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' 24.0"987.81 miWest0° 09' 56.7"11.39 miSouth987.63 mi
24 hours12° 30' 51.6"853.14 miEast3° 43' 24.4"255.93 miSouth885.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrujilloSat 12:40 PM224 km139 miles121 nmNortheast NE
CallaoSat 12:40 PM420 km261 miles227 nmSoutheast SE
LimaSat 12:40 PM430 km267 miles232 nmSoutheast SE
LojaSat 12:40 PM646 km402 miles349 nmNorth N
CuencaSat 12:40 PM770 km479 miles416 nmNorth N
GuayaquilSat 12:40 PM835 km519 miles451 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 12:40 PM919 km571 miles496 nmEast-southeast ESE
IquitosSat 12:40 PM1016 km632 miles549 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 12:40 PM1071 km666 miles578 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoSat 1:40 PM1359 km844 miles734 nmEast E

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