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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 18:44:00 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 phaseFull MoonMonday, June 4, 2012 at 11:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, June 11, 2012 at 10:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 43' South, Longitude: 83° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 412.91 meters/second, 1486.5 km/hour, 923.7 miles/hour or 802.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.39 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 minorth15.39 mi
1 hour14° 21' 59.2"923.34 miwest0° 00' 21.5"0.41 minorth923.36 mi
24 hours15° 00' 43.5"964.80 mieast0° 52' 32.5"60.25 minorth969.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Amsterdam IslandMon 11:44 PM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaTue 12:44 AM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisMon 10:44 PM2705 km1681 miles1461 nmWest W
Saint-DenisMon 10:44 PM2906 km1806 miles1569 nmWest W
JakartaTue 1:44 AM3045 km1892 miles1644 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleMon 11:44 PM3063 km1903 miles1654 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 12:14 AM3187 km1980 miles1721 nmNorth N
Port-aux-FrancaisMon 11:44 PM3283 km2040 miles1773 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeTue 2:44 AM3373 km2096 miles1821 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurTue 2:44 AM3390 km2106 miles1830 nmNortheast NE

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