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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 23:58:00 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: 19%

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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 33' North, Longitude: 127° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.01 meters/second, 1591.2 km/hour, 988.7 miles/hour or 859.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.48 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 32' 14.7"988.59 miwest0° 09' 13.7"10.57 minorth988.40 mi
24 hours11° 09' 19.1"758.62 mieast3° 25' 06.8"234.99 minorth789.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SurigaoTue 7:58 AM207 km129 miles112 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cagayan de OroTue 7:58 AM363 km225 miles196 nmSouthwest SW
Cebu CityTue 7:58 AM365 km227 miles197 nmWest W
DavaoTue 7:58 AM423 km263 miles229 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Marawi CityTue 7:58 AM428 km266 miles231 nmSouthwest SW
BacolodTue 7:58 AM466 km289 miles251 nmWest W
Iloilo CityTue 7:58 AM509 km316 miles275 nmWest W
General SantosTue 7:58 AM540 km335 miles292 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakatiTue 7:58 AM806 km501 miles435 nmNorthwest NW
ManilaTue 7:58 AM812 km504 miles438 nmNorthwest NW
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