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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 17:30:00 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 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 05' South, Longitude: 116° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.54 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.16 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 27' 02.9"969.56 miwest0° 08' 19.1"9.53 misouth969.31 mi
24 hours13° 34' 57.5"911.33 mieast2° 55' 49.7"201.49 misouth927.23 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 12:30 PM1635 km1016 miles883 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSat 9:30 AM1849 km1149 miles998 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:30 AM3330 km2069 miles1798 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSat 7:30 AM3527 km2192 miles1905 nmWest W
Mexico CitySat 11:30 AM4181 km2598 miles2258 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 11:30 AM4294 km2668 miles2319 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 12:30 PM4313 km2680 miles2329 nmEast E
San SalvadorSat 11:30 AM4324 km2687 miles2335 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 11:30 AM4446 km2763 miles2401 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSat 11:30 AM4484 km2786 miles2421 nmNortheast NE

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