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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 Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 11:58:00 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: 15%

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 Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 20' North, Longitude: 47° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.18 meters/second, 1581.1 km/hour, 982.4 miles/hour or 853.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.37 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.7"982.25 miwest0° 08' 31.7"9.77 minorth982.03 mi
24 hours11° 13' 31.1"758.61 mieast3° 06' 31.0"213.71 minorth783.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 8:58 AM993 km617 miles536 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboTue 8:58 AM1132 km703 miles611 nmSouthwest SW
GeorgetownTue 7:58 AM1347 km837 miles727 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownTue 7:58 AM1349 km838 miles728 nmWest W
CastriesTue 7:58 AM1504 km934 miles812 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceTue 7:58 AM1521 km945 miles821 nmWest W
KingstownTue 7:58 AM1524 km947 miles823 nmWest W
BelémTue 8:58 AM1530 km951 miles826 nmSouth S
RoseauTue 7:58 AM1566 km973 miles846 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainTue 7:58 AM1570 km976 miles848 nmWest W

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