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 Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 10:00:00 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: 43%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Friday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:57 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.19 meters/second, 1617.1 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.1 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' 31.5"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 32.6"||1004.74 mi||west||0° 11' 21.6"||13.01 mi||north||1004.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 04.2"||778.24 mi||east||4° 27' 41.4"||306.54 mi||north||835.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Macapá||Sat 7:00 AM||149 km||93 miles||81 nm||ENE|
|Santarém||Sat 7:00 AM||350 km||218 miles||189 nm||SW|
|Belém||Sat 7:00 AM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm||ESE|
|Cayenne||Sat 7:00 AM||582 km||361 miles||314 nm||N|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Sat 7:00 AM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm||NNW|
|Paramaribo||Sat 7:00 AM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm||NNW|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Sat 7:00 AM||864 km||537 miles||466 nm||NW|
|Manaus||Sat 6:00 AM||908 km||564 miles||490 nm||WSW|
|New Amsterdam||Sat 6:00 AM||926 km||576 miles||500 nm||NW|
|Linden||Sat 6:00 AM||962 km||598 miles||520 nm||NW|
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