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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 Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 21:50:00 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: 24%

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 Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 48' South, Longitude: 89° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.54 meters/second, 1528.3 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.83 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 24' 56.8"949.44 miwest0° 05' 09.2"5.91 minorth949.69 mi
24 hours13° 45' 27.8"906.12 mieast2° 33' 44.6"176.20 minorth929.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 4:50 PM1481 km920 miles800 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsThu 3:50 PM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmNorth N
GuayaquilThu 4:50 PM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazThu 5:50 PM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmEast E
Easter Island *Thu 4:50 PM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoThu 4:50 PM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoThu 5:50 PM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Thu 6:50 PM2554 km1587 miles1379 nmSoutheast SE
SucreThu 5:50 PM2560 km1590 miles1382 nmEast E
CórdobaThu 6:50 PM2962 km1840 miles1599 nmSoutheast SE

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