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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 15:14:00 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: 14%

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 15:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 48' North, Longitude: 94° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.38 meters/second, 1578.2 km/hour, 980.6 miles/hour or 852.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.34 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.0"980.44 miwest0° 08' 19.5"9.54 minorth980.22 mi
24 hours11° 14' 48.5"758.71 mieast3° 01' 08.1"207.55 minorth781.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa María Huatulco *Tue 10:14 AM379 km235 miles205 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EscuintlaTue 9:14 AM455 km283 miles246 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Tue 10:14 AM470 km292 miles254 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 9:14 AM493 km307 miles266 nmEast-northeast ENE
Oaxaca *Tue 10:14 AM521 km324 miles281 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santa AnaTue 9:14 AM573 km356 miles309 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorTue 9:14 AM605 km376 miles327 nmEast E
San MiguelTue 9:14 AM711 km442 miles384 nmEast E
Acapulco *Tue 10:14 AM720 km448 miles389 nmNorthwest NW
Veracruz *Tue 10:14 AM724 km450 miles391 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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