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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 23:52:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 07' South, Longitude: 88° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.66 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.91 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 25' 58.7"954.19 miwest0° 05' 56.2"6.80 minorth954.47 mi
24 hours13° 23' 45.8"885.67 mieast2° 50' 18.3"195.17 minorth913.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 6:52 PM1366 km849 miles738 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsFri 5:52 PM1797 km1116 miles970 nmNorth N
GuayaquilFri 6:52 PM1903 km1183 miles1028 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoFri 6:52 PM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 7:52 PM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 7:52 PM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Fri 6:52 PM2402 km1493 miles1297 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreFri 7:52 PM2478 km1540 miles1338 nmEast E
Santiago *Fri 8:52 PM2548 km1583 miles1376 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaFri 6:52 PM2887 km1794 miles1559 nmNortheast NE

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