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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 Friday, October 11, 2013 at 22:02:00 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: 50%

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 Friday, October 11, 2013 at 22:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 17' South, Longitude: 62° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.22 meters/second, 1534.4 km/hour, 953.4 miles/hour or 828.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.89 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 25' 54.0"953.20 miwest0° 05' 44.1"6.58 minorth953.47 mi
24 hours13° 25' 49.3"887.09 mieast2° 45' 59.1"190.22 minorth913.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa CruzFri 6:02 PM123 km76 miles66 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 6:02 PM162 km100 miles87 nmNortheast NE
SucreFri 6:02 PM382 km237 miles206 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazFri 6:02 PM644 km400 miles347 nmWest W
RiberaltaFri 6:02 PM813 km505 miles439 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaltaFri 7:02 PM896 km557 miles484 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CobijaFri 6:02 PM995 km618 miles537 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Fri 7:02 PM1001 km622 miles540 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoFri 6:02 PM1015 km630 miles548 nmNorthwest NW
BrasiliaFri 7:02 PM1531 km951 miles827 nmEast E

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