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 11:13 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, 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
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:
|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' 23.8"||925.15 mi||west||0° 02' 07.7"||2.44 mi||north||925.26 mi|
|24 hours||14° 45' 00.0"||949.38 mi||east||1° 32' 32.0"||106.10 mi||north||960.16 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||647 km||402 miles||349 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Tue 1:44 AM||875 km||544 miles||472 nm||NE|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Tue 12:44 AM||949 km||589 miles||512 nm||NNE|
|Salta||Tue 2:44 AM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm||ESE|
|Sucre||Tue 1:44 AM||1010 km||628 miles||546 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Tue 12:44 AM||1077 km||669 miles||581 nm||NNW|
|Santiago||Tue 1:44 AM||1378 km||856 miles||744 nm||SSE|
|Mendoza||Tue 2:44 AM||1385 km||861 miles||748 nm||SSE|
|Rio Branco||Tue 1:44 AM||1465 km||910 miles||791 nm||NNE|
|Córdoba||Tue 2:44 AM||1510 km||938 miles||816 nm||SE|
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