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 Monday, June 4, 2012 at 05:34:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Monday, May 28, 2012 at 8:16 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:12 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 05:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.36 meters/second, 1488.1 km/hour, 924.7 miles/hour or 803.5 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' 21.8"||15.41 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||south||15.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 51.1"||924.38 mi||west||0° 01' 48.2"||2.07 mi||south||924.29 mi|
|24 hours||15° 11' 57.0"||978.07 mi||east||0° 01' 59.3"||2.28 mi||north||978.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Mon 12:34 AM||1541 km||958 miles||832 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Mon 1:34 AM||2127 km||1322 miles||1148 nm||ENE|
|Santiago||Mon 1:34 AM||2129 km||1323 miles||1150 nm||SE|
|Easter Island||Sun 11:34 PM||2282 km||1418 miles||1232 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 11:34 PM||2292 km||1424 miles||1238 nm||N|
|Guayaquil||Mon 12:34 AM||2296 km||1427 miles||1240 nm||NNE|
|Sucre||Mon 1:34 AM||2353 km||1462 miles||1270 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Mon 1:34 AM||2476 km||1538 miles||1337 nm||ENE|
|Quito||Mon 12:34 AM||2557 km||1589 miles||1381 nm||NNE|
|Córdoba||Mon 2:34 AM||2577 km||1601 miles||1392 nm||ESE|
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