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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 Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 05:44:00 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: 99%

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 Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 30' South, Longitude: 74° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.71 meters/second, 1489.4 km/hour, 925.5 miles/hour or 804.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.42 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.42 mi
1 hour14° 22' 23.8"925.15 miwest0° 02' 07.7"2.44 minorth925.26 mi
24 hours14° 45' 00.0"949.38 mieast1° 32' 32.0"106.10 minorth960.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaTue 12:44 AM647 km402 miles349 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazTue 1:44 AM875 km544 miles472 nmNortheast NE
Machu Picchu PuebloTue 12:44 AM949 km589 miles512 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SaltaTue 2:44 AM1008 km626 miles544 nmEast-southeast ESE
SucreTue 1:44 AM1010 km628 miles546 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaTue 12:44 AM1077 km669 miles581 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SantiagoTue 1:44 AM1378 km856 miles744 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MendozaTue 2:44 AM1385 km861 miles748 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoTue 1:44 AM1465 km910 miles791 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaTue 2:44 AM1510 km938 miles816 nmSoutheast SE

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