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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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 02:50:00 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: 63%

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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 02:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 52' South, Longitude: 118° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.03 meters/second, 1562.5 km/hour, 970.9 miles/hour or 843.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.18 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 27' 15.7"970.73 miwest0° 08' 30.4"9.75 minorth971.08 mi
24 hours12° 52' 13.5"864.39 mieast3° 44' 22.5"257.05 minorth907.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sat 9:50 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSat 6:50 PM1767 km1098 miles954 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSat 4:50 PM3395 km2110 miles1833 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsSat 8:50 PM3449 km2143 miles1862 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Sat 9:50 PM4227 km2627 miles2283 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 8:50 PM4374 km2718 miles2362 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 8:50 PM4408 km2739 miles2380 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 9:50 PM4453 km2767 miles2405 nmEast E
RarotongaSat 4:50 PM4488 km2789 miles2423 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManaguaSat 8:50 PM4540 km2821 miles2451 nmNortheast NE

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