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 05:44:00 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: 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 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.34 meters/second, 1488.0 km/hour, 924.6 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"||924.35 mi||west||0° 01' 46.6"||2.04 mi||south||924.26 mi|
|24 hours||15° 11' 51.7"||977.95 mi||east||0° 02' 38.4"||3.03 mi||north||978.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Mon 12:44 AM||1737 km||1079 miles||938 nm||NE|
|Easter Island||Sun 11:44 PM||2049 km||1273 miles||1107 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 11:44 PM||2284 km||1419 miles||1233 nm||N|
|Santiago||Mon 1:44 AM||2318 km||1440 miles||1252 nm||SE|
|La Paz||Mon 1:44 AM||2371 km||1473 miles||1280 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Mon 12:44 AM||2404 km||1494 miles||1298 nm||NNE|
|Sucre||Mon 1:44 AM||2601 km||1616 miles||1404 nm||E|
|Quito||Mon 12:44 AM||2670 km||1659 miles||1442 nm||NNE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 1:44 AM||2698 km||1676 miles||1457 nm||ENE|
|Córdoba||Mon 2:44 AM||2793 km||1736 miles||1508 nm||ESE|
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