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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 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: 7%

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 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 58' South, Longitude: 104° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.80 meters/second, 1561.7 km/hour, 970.4 miles/hour or 843.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.17 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 27' 07.3"970.14 miwest0° 08' 22.9"9.60 misouth969.89 mi
24 hours13° 33' 14.2"909.86 mieast2° 57' 38.7"203.57 misouth926.25 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 *Sat 11:40 AM1528 km950 miles825 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 10:40 AM2208 km1372 miles1192 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSat 8:40 AM2923 km1816 miles1578 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 11:40 AM3012 km1872 miles1627 nmEast E
QuitoSat 11:40 AM3267 km2030 miles1764 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSat 10:40 AM3493 km2170 miles1886 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 10:40 AM3508 km2180 miles1894 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 10:40 AM3528 km2192 miles1905 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 10:40 AM3536 km2197 miles1909 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSat 10:40 AM3654 km2271 miles1973 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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