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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 3, 2013 at 11:48:00 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: 23%

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 Monday, June 3, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 36' North, Longitude: 55° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.56 meters/second, 1600.4 km/hour, 994.4 miles/hour or 864.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.57 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 32' 18.4"994.32 miwest0° 09' 50.9"11.28 minorth994.17 mi
24 hours11° 06' 16.7"759.50 mieast3° 41' 59.5"254.30 minorth796.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
New AmsterdamMon 7:48 AM317 km197 miles171 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboMon 8:48 AM319 km198 miles172 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Nieuw NickerieMon 8:48 AM319 km198 miles172 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownMon 7:48 AM319 km198 miles172 nmSouthwest SW
LindenMon 7:48 AM388 km241 miles209 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniMon 8:48 AM401 km249 miles216 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CayenneMon 8:48 AM566 km352 miles306 nmSoutheast SE
ScarboroughMon 7:48 AM602 km374 miles325 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FernandoMon 7:48 AM639 km397 miles345 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChaguanasMon 7:48 AM641 km398 miles346 nmWest-northwest WNW

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