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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 21:40:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 35%

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 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' South, Longitude: 73° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.84 meters/second, 1551.0 km/hour, 963.8 miles/hour or 837.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.06 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 minorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 26' 21.7"963.59 miwest0° 07' 38.7"8.76 minorth963.92 mi
24 hours13° 09' 31.8"878.16 mieast3° 26' 15.5"236.32 minorth915.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaFri 4:40 PM229 km142 miles124 nmSoutheast SE
CuzcoFri 4:40 PM241 km150 miles130 nmNortheast NE
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 4:40 PM248 km154 miles134 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 4:40 PM537 km334 miles290 nmNorthwest NW
La PazFri 5:40 PM571 km355 miles308 nmEast-southeast ESE
CobijaFri 5:40 PM680 km423 miles367 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoFri 5:40 PM835 km519 miles451 nmNortheast NE
RiberaltaFri 5:40 PM916 km569 miles495 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 5:40 PM952 km592 miles514 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilFri 4:40 PM1614 km1003 miles872 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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