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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 06:44:00 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 06:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 34' South, Longitude: 104° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.26 meters/second, 1487.7 km/hour, 924.4 miles/hour or 803.3 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' 01.7"0.03 misouth15.41 mi
1 hour14° 21' 50.8"924.10 miwest0° 01' 36.8"1.85 misouth924.01 mi
24 hours15° 11' 19.6"977.11 mieast0° 06' 28.6"7.43 minorth977.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandMon 12:44 AM807 km501 miles436 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownSun 10:44 PM2679 km1665 miles1447 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 12:44 AM2778 km1726 miles1500 nmNortheast NE
LimaMon 1:44 AM3069 km1907 miles1657 nmEast-northeast ENE
SantiagoMon 2:44 AM3540 km2199 miles1911 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoMon 1:44 AM3650 km2268 miles1971 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 2:44 AM3823 km2376 miles2064 nmEast E
SucreMon 2:44 AM4060 km2523 miles2192 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMon 2:44 AM4085 km2538 miles2206 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaMon 3:44 AM4107 km2552 miles2218 nmEast-southeast ESE

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