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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 Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 10:00:00 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: 43%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 20' South, Longitude: 52° 05' West

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.6"1004.74 miwest0° 11' 21.6"13.01 minorth1004.83 mi
24 hours11° 15' 04.9"778.25 mieast4° 27' 42.0"306.55 minorth835.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MacapáSat 7:00 AM121 km75 miles65 nmEast-northeast ENE
SantarémSat 7:00 AM373 km232 miles202 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSat 7:00 AM419 km260 miles226 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneSat 7:00 AM583 km362 miles315 nmNorth N
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniSat 7:00 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ParamariboSat 7:00 AM762 km473 miles411 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nieuw NickerieSat 7:00 AM882 km548 miles476 nmNorthwest NW
ManausSat 6:00 AM936 km582 miles505 nmWest-southwest WSW
New AmsterdamSat 6:00 AM945 km587 miles511 nmNorthwest NW
LindenSat 6:00 AM983 km611 miles531 nmNorthwest NW

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