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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 5:10:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 04' South, Longitude: 92° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.55 meters/second, 1575.2 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.31 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miSouth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 28' 00.0"978.56 miWest0° 09' 16.2"10.62 miSouth978.34 mi
24 hours13° 08' 29.8"888.95 miEast3° 22' 34.7"232.11 miSouth912.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:10 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSat 12:10 PM1654 km1028 miles893 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 12:10 PM1744 km1084 miles942 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 12:10 PM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sat 12:10 PM2440 km1516 miles1317 nmSouthwest SW
San JoseSat 11:10 AM2595 km1613 miles1401 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 1:10 PM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 1:10 PM2676 km1663 miles1445 nmEast E
PanamaSat 12:10 PM2721 km1691 miles1469 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaSat 12:10 PM2727 km1695 miles1473 nmNortheast NE

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