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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 11, 2012 at 10:42:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, June 4, 2012 at 11:13 AM
This phaseThird QuarterMonday, June 11, 2012 at 10:43 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 11, 2012 at 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 04' North, Longitude: 71° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.19 meters/second, 1620.7 km/hour, 1007.0 miles/hour or 875.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.5"16.78 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.78 mi
1 hour14° 33' 36.8"1006.97 miwest0° 11' 27.9"13.13 minorth1007.02 mi
24 hours10° 28' 07.9"724.01 mieast4° 29' 09.1"308.23 minorth785.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MitúMon 5:42 AM91 km56 miles49 nmEast-northeast ENE
San José del GuaviareMon 5:42 AM244 km152 miles132 nmNorthwest NW
VillavicencioMon 5:42 AM448 km278 miles242 nmNorthwest NW
FlorenciaMon 5:42 AM513 km319 miles277 nmWest W
BogotaMon 5:42 AM521 km323 miles281 nmNorthwest NW
Puerto AyacuchoMon 6:12 AM633 km394 miles342 nmNortheast NE
CaliMon 5:42 AM661 km411 miles357 nmWest-northwest WNW
PereiraMon 5:42 AM664 km413 miles359 nmNorthwest NW
ManizalesMon 5:42 AM667 km414 miles360 nmNorthwest NW
MedellinMon 5:42 AM766 km476 miles414 nmNorthwest NW

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