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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 Monday, June 4, 2012 at 04:44:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, May 28, 2012 at 8:18 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, June 4, 2012 at 11:13 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 04:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 30' South, Longitude: 75° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.44 meters/second, 1488.4 km/hour, 924.8 miles/hour or 803.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.41 miwest0° 00' 02.0"0.04 misouth15.41 mi
1 hour14° 21' 51.3"924.50 miwest0° 01' 56.7"2.23 misouth924.40 mi
24 hours15° 12' 21.9"978.64 mieast0° 01' 20.7"1.54 misouth978.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
La PazMon 12:44 AM945 km587 miles510 nmNortheast NE
Machu Picchu PuebloSun 11:44 PM974 km605 miles526 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 11:44 PM1060 km659 miles572 nmNorth N
SucreMon 12:44 AM1095 km680 miles591 nmEast-northeast ENE
SantiagoMon 12:44 AM1402 km871 miles757 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MendozaMon 1:44 AM1420 km882 miles767 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoMon 12:44 AM1512 km939 miles816 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaMon 1:44 AM1568 km974 miles846 nmSoutheast SE
AsuncionMon 12:44 AM1863 km1157 miles1006 nmEast-southeast ESE
RosarioMon 1:44 AM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmSoutheast SE

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