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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 6:00:00 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 18:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 49' South, Longitude: 85° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.58 meters/second, 1589.7 km/hour, 987.8 miles/hour or 858.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.46 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 29' 22.9"987.62 miWest0° 09' 55.8"11.37 miSouth987.44 mi
24 hours12° 31' 20.6"853.55 miEast3° 42' 55.6"255.39 miSouth885.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 1:00 PM910 km565 miles491 nmEast-southeast ESE
LojaSat 1:00 PM911 km566 miles492 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilSat 1:00 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:00 Noon1107 km688 miles598 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSat 1:00 PM1284 km798 miles693 nmNortheast NE
CaliSat 1:00 PM1744 km1083 miles941 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSat 2:00 PM1888 km1173 miles1020 nmEast E
La PazSat 2:00 PM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaSat 1:00 PM2005 km1246 miles1082 nmNortheast NE
PanamaSat 1:00 PM2168 km1347 miles1170 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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