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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 20:42:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 20:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 54' South, Longitude: 111° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.23 meters/second, 1563.2 km/hour, 971.3 miles/hour or 844.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.19 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 27' 46.0"971.12 miwest0° 08' 16.2"9.48 misouth970.88 mi
24 hours13° 09' 50.9"883.94 mieast2° 54' 39.4"200.15 misouth900.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sun 3:42 PM1477 km918 miles798 nmSouth S
AdamstownSun 12:42 PM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSun 2:42 PM2815 km1749 miles1520 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSun 3:42 PM3750 km2330 miles2025 nmEast E
GuatemalaSun 2:42 PM3914 km2432 miles2113 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 2:42 PM3925 km2439 miles2119 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Sun 3:42 PM3931 km2442 miles2122 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoSun 3:42 PM3945 km2452 miles2130 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaSun 2:42 PM4013 km2494 miles2167 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSun 2:42 PM4021 km2499 miles2171 nmNortheast NE

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