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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 22:12:00 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 22:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 16' South, Longitude: 64° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.26 meters/second, 1534.5 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.6 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' 54.6"953.29 miwest0° 05' 45.3"6.60 minorth953.56 mi
24 hours13° 25' 38.2"886.96 mieast2° 46' 23.0"190.67 minorth913.38 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 6:12 PM156 km97 miles84 nmEast-southeast ESE
CochabambaFri 6:12 PM170 km106 miles92 nmWest W
SucreFri 6:12 PM209 km130 miles113 nmSouth-southwest SSW
La PazFri 6:12 PM391 km243 miles211 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 6:12 PM395 km246 miles213 nmEast-northeast ENE
RiberaltaFri 6:12 PM712 km442 miles384 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CobijaFri 6:12 PM828 km514 miles447 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaltaFri 7:12 PM836 km519 miles451 nmSouth S
Rio BrancoFri 6:12 PM881 km547 miles475 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 5:12 PM970 km603 miles524 nmWest-northwest WNW

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