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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 17:58:00 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: 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 17:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 10' North, Longitude: 134° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.70 meters/second, 1575.7 km/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.32 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 32' 01.7"978.91 miwest0° 08' 09.0"9.34 minorth978.68 mi
24 hours11° 15' 55.5"758.82 mieast2° 56' 31.7"202.28 minorth780.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 7:58 AM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiWed 7:58 AM2816 km1750 miles1521 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los Angeles *Tue 10:58 AM2832 km1760 miles1529 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Tue 10:58 AM2974 km1848 miles1606 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 10:58 AM2995 km1861 miles1617 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixTue 10:58 AM3190 km1982 miles1722 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Tue 10:58 AM3192 km1983 miles1723 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salt Lake City *Tue 11:58 AM3766 km2340 miles2033 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteTue 7:58 AM3781 km2350 miles2042 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mexico City *Tue 12:58 PM3828 km2378 miles2067 nmEast-northeast ENE

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