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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 21:14:00 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: 20%

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 21:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 07' North, Longitude: 166° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.61 meters/second, 1593.4 km/hour, 990.1 miles/hour or 860.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.50 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 32' 15.9"989.95 miwest0° 09' 22.5"10.74 minorth989.77 mi
24 hours11° 08' 30.7"758.73 mieast3° 29' 04.9"239.53 minorth791.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KwajaleinTue 9:14 AM176 km110 miles95 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroTue 9:14 AM571 km355 miles308 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandTue 9:14 AM1014 km630 miles548 nmNorth N
PalikirTue 8:14 AM1031 km640 miles556 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaTue 9:14 AM1172 km728 miles633 nmSoutheast SE
YarenTue 9:14 AM1178 km732 miles636 nmSouth S
Baker IslandMon 9:14 AM2138 km1328 miles1154 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraTue 8:14 AM2297 km1428 miles1240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaTue 7:14 AM2447 km1521 miles1321 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 9:14 AM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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