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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 Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 16:40:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 60' South, Longitude: 84° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.70 meters/second, 1575.7 km/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.32 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 28' 02.2"978.89 miwest0° 09' 18.0"10.65 misouth978.66 mi
24 hours13° 07' 36.7"888.21 mieast3° 23' 29.9"233.16 misouth912.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 11:40 AM867 km539 miles468 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 11:40 AM1219 km757 miles658 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSat 10:40 AM1328 km825 miles717 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSat 11:40 AM1486 km923 miles802 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 12:40 PM1886 km1172 miles1018 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 12:40 PM1890 km1175 miles1021 nmEast E
CaliSat 11:40 AM1945 km1209 miles1050 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaSat 11:40 AM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreSat 12:40 PM2254 km1400 miles1217 nmEast-southeast ESE
PanamaSat 11:40 AM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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