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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 Friday, November 8, 2013 at 20:50:00 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: 34%

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 Friday, November 8, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 22' South, Longitude: 61° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.60 meters/second, 1550.2 km/hour, 963.2 miles/hour or 837.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.05 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 26' 18.4"963.04 miwest0° 07' 34.2"8.67 minorth963.37 mi
24 hours13° 10' 48.6"879.15 mieast3° 24' 41.2"234.53 minorth916.30 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 VelascoFri 4:50 PM116 km72 miles63 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa CruzFri 4:50 PM336 km209 miles181 nmSouthwest SW
SucreFri 4:50 PM586 km364 miles317 nmSouthwest SW
RiberaltaFri 4:50 PM708 km440 miles382 nmNorthwest NW
La PazFri 4:50 PM744 km463 miles402 nmWest W
Rio BrancoFri 4:50 PM927 km576 miles500 nmNorthwest NW
CobijaFri 4:50 PM943 km586 miles509 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Fri 5:50 PM1161 km721 miles627 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManausFri 4:50 PM1362 km847 miles736 nmNorth N
Brasilia *Fri 6:50 PM1437 km893 miles776 nmEast E

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