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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 Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 16:54:00 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: 30%

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 Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 16:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 22' North, Longitude: 141° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.59 meters/second, 1611.3 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.69 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 32' 14.1"1001.14 miwest0° 10' 37.7"12.17 minorth1001.07 mi
24 hours11° 04' 59.6"763.28 mieast4° 03' 59.5"279.45 minorth809.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 6:54 AM1841 km1144 miles994 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSun 6:54 AM2524 km1568 miles1363 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteSun 6:54 AM2698 km1676 miles1457 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownSun 8:54 AM3573 km2220 miles1929 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaSun 6:54 AM3578 km2224 miles1932 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoMon 5:54 AM3716 km2309 miles2007 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los Angeles *Sun 9:54 AM3957 km2459 miles2137 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandSun 4:54 AM3970 km2467 miles2144 nmWest W
ApiaMon 5:54 AM3996 km2483 miles2158 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Francisco *Sun 9:54 AM4058 km2522 miles2191 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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