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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 05:44:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Monday, May 28, 2012 at 8:18 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:13 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.86 meters/second, 1504.3 km/hour, 934.7 miles/hour or 812.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 22.5"||15.58 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||south||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 34.7"||934.39 mi||west||0° 05' 34.4"||6.39 mi||south||934.14 mi|
|24 hours||15° 08' 51.1"||984.48 mi||east||1° 30' 55.8"||104.26 mi||south||985.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island||Sat 11:44 PM||902 km||561 miles||487 nm||SSW|
|Adamstown||Sat 9:44 PM||2645 km||1644 miles||1428 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 11:44 PM||2694 km||1674 miles||1455 nm||NE|
|Lima||Sun 12:44 AM||3107 km||1930 miles||1678 nm||ENE|
|Quito||Sun 12:44 AM||3617 km||2247 miles||1953 nm||NE|
|Santiago||Sun 1:44 AM||3696 km||2296 miles||1996 nm||ESE|
|La Paz||Sun 1:44 AM||3903 km||2425 miles||2107 nm||E|
|San Jose||Sat 11:44 PM||4024 km||2501 miles||2173 nm||NE|
|Managua||Sat 11:44 PM||4104 km||2550 miles||2216 nm||NNE|
|San Salvador||Sat 11:44 PM||4108 km||2553 miles||2218 nm||NNE|
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