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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 Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 15:40:00 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: 8%

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 Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 50' South, Longitude: 90° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.11 meters/second, 1562.8 km/hour, 971.1 miles/hour or 843.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.18 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 27' 12.6"970.83 miwest0° 08' 27.2"9.69 misouth970.58 mi
24 hours13° 31' 09.7"908.10 mieast2° 59' 47.4"206.03 misouth925.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 9:40 AM1432 km890 miles773 nmNorth N
LimaSat 10:40 AM1452 km902 miles784 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 10:40 AM1720 km1069 miles929 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 10:40 AM1988 km1235 miles1073 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 11:40 AM2399 km1491 miles1296 nmEast E
Easter Island *Sat 10:40 AM2464 km1531 miles1330 nmSouthwest SW
Rio BrancoSat 10:40 AM2485 km1544 miles1342 nmEast E
San JoseSat 9:40 AM2716 km1688 miles1467 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaSat 10:40 AM2716 km1688 miles1467 nmNortheast NE
SucreSat 11:40 AM2732 km1698 miles1475 nmEast-southeast ESE
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