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 Tuesday, June 5, 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: 99%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:12 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, June 11, 2012 at 10:42 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.72 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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 22.3"||15.42 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||north||15.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 23.9"||925.15 mi||west||0° 02' 07.8"||2.44 mi||north||925.27 mi|
|24 hours||14° 44' 58.2"||949.35 mi||east||1° 32' 35.9"||106.17 mi||north||960.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Tue 12:44 AM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Tue 1:44 AM||897 km||557 miles||484 nm||NE|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Tue 12:44 AM||955 km||594 miles||516 nm||NNE|
|Sucre||Tue 1:44 AM||1037 km||645 miles||560 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Tue 12:44 AM||1070 km||665 miles||578 nm||NNW|
|Santiago||Tue 1:44 AM||1385 km||861 miles||748 nm||SSE|
|Mendoza||Tue 2:44 AM||1396 km||868 miles||754 nm||SSE|
|Rio Branco||Tue 1:44 AM||1479 km||919 miles||799 nm||NNE|
|Córdoba||Tue 2:44 AM||1529 km||950 miles||825 nm||SE|
|Asuncion||Tue 1:44 AM||1807 km||1123 miles||976 nm||ESE|
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