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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 22:52:00 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: 39%

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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 58' South, Longitude: 87° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.79 meters/second, 1518.5 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.73 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 25' 07.3"943.27 miwest0° 03' 00.5"3.45 minorth943.42 mi
24 hours13° 48' 34.2"903.44 mieast1° 45' 24.3"120.82 minorth916.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 5:52 PM1401 km870 miles756 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsThu 4:52 PM2006 km1247 miles1083 nmNorth N
GuayaquilThu 5:52 PM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazThu 6:52 PM2122 km1318 miles1146 nmEast E
QuitoThu 5:52 PM2317 km1440 miles1251 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Thu 7:52 PM2352 km1461 miles1270 nmSoutheast SE
Easter Island *Thu 5:52 PM2361 km1467 miles1275 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoThu 6:52 PM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreThu 6:52 PM2391 km1485 miles1291 nmEast E
CórdobaThu 7:52 PM2759 km1714 miles1490 nmSoutheast SE

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