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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 Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 21:50:00 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: 38%

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 Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 01' South, Longitude: 73° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.66 meters/second, 1518.0 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.72 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 25' 05.9"942.96 miwest0° 02' 52.9"3.30 minorth943.10 mi
24 hours13° 49' 23.5"904.06 mieast1° 42' 28.7"117.46 minorth916.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaThu 4:50 PM331 km206 miles179 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazThu 5:50 PM594 km369 miles321 nmEast-northeast ENE
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 4:50 PM651 km405 miles352 nmNorth N
SucreThu 5:50 PM823 km512 miles445 nmEast E
LimaThu 4:50 PM879 km546 miles475 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CobijaThu 5:50 PM999 km621 miles539 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SaltaThu 6:50 PM1018 km633 miles550 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoThu 5:50 PM1149 km714 miles621 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Thu 6:50 PM1615 km1004 miles872 nmSouth S
CórdobaThu 6:50 PM1640 km1019 miles885 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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