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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 Monday, November 4, 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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 54' South, Longitude: 58° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.25 meters/second, 1527.3 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.82 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.09 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 24' 46.4"948.74 miwest0° 04' 54.5"5.63 misouth948.54 mi
24 hours14° 16' 57.9"940.18 mieast1° 23' 13.7"95.41 misouth941.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoMon 12:40 PM351 km218 miles189 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santa CruzMon 12:40 PM541 km336 miles292 nmWest W
Barra do GarçasMon 1:40 PM658 km409 miles355 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 12:40 PM769 km478 miles415 nmWest W
Asuncion *Mon 1:40 PM818 km508 miles442 nmSouth S
La PazMon 12:40 PM1081 km671 miles583 nmWest W
Brasilia *Mon 2:40 PM1111 km690 miles600 nmEast E
São Paulo *Mon 2:40 PM1346 km836 miles727 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoMon 12:40 PM1369 km851 miles739 nmNorthwest NW
CórdobaMon 1:40 PM1618 km1005 miles874 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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