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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 29, 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 14%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 18' South, Longitude: 117° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.84 meters/second, 1587.0 km/hour, 986.1 miles/hour or 856.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 29' 11.7"985.93 miwest0° 09' 47.0"11.21 misouth985.73 mi
24 hours12° 42' 47.9"865.26 mieast3° 40' 11.3"252.26 misouth895.88 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 *Fri 11:40 AM2045 km1271 miles1104 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 8:40 AM2111 km1312 miles1140 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 10:40 AM3254 km2022 miles1757 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteFri 6:40 AM3555 km2209 miles1920 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityFri 10:40 AM3854 km2395 miles2081 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 10:40 AM4052 km2518 miles2188 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 10:40 AM4098 km2546 miles2213 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 10:40 AM4251 km2642 miles2295 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaFri 10:40 AM4291 km2666 miles2317 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 10:40 AM4321 km2685 miles2333 nmEast-northeast ENE

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