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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 17:38:00 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 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 07' North, Longitude: 129° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.78 meters/second, 1576.0 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.32 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 32' 01.9"979.10 miwest0° 08' 10.3"9.36 minorth978.87 mi
24 hours11° 15' 47.3"758.80 mieast2° 57' 05.8"202.93 minorth780.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Tue 10:38 AM2502 km1555 miles1351 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Tue 10:38 AM2512 km1561 miles1356 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Tue 10:38 AM2586 km1607 miles1396 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Tue 10:38 AM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 10:38 AM2611 km1622 miles1410 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Tue 10:38 AM2821 km1753 miles1523 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 10:38 AM2867 km1781 miles1548 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Tue 10:38 AM2929 km1820 miles1582 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluTue 7:38 AM3135 km1948 miles1693 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiWed 7:38 AM3301 km2051 miles1783 nmWest-southwest WSW
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