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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 18:10:00 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 18:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 14' South, Longitude: 106° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.26 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 850.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.30 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 27' 55.4"977.91 miwest0° 09' 12.3"10.55 misouth977.68 mi
24 hours13° 10' 15.8"890.43 mieast3° 20' 43.2"229.99 misouth913.70 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 1:10 PM1667 km1036 miles900 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:10 PM2266 km1408 miles1223 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownSat 10:10 AM2842 km1766 miles1534 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 1:10 PM3227 km2005 miles1742 nmEast E
QuitoSat 1:10 PM3385 km2103 miles1828 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSat 12:10 PM3457 km2148 miles1867 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 12:10 PM3462 km2151 miles1870 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSat 12:10 PM3502 km2176 miles1891 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 12:10 PM3516 km2185 miles1899 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CitySat 12:10 PM3598 km2236 miles1943 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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