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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 18:48:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 13%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Friday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:57 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.48 meters/second, 1574.9 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.0"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.16 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 00.8"||978.50 mi||west||0° 08' 05.6"||9.27 mi||north||978.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 16.7"||758.91 mi||east||2° 55' 04.5"||200.63 mi||north||780.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Tue 8:48 AM||1472 km||915 miles||795 nm||NW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 8:48 AM||1714 km||1065 miles||926 nm||SW|
|Papeete||Tue 8:48 AM||3422 km||2126 miles||1848 nm||S|
|Midway||Tue 7:48 AM||3571 km||2219 miles||1928 nm||WNW|
|Baker Island||Tue 6:48 AM||3578 km||2223 miles||1932 nm||WSW|
|San Francisco *||Tue 11:48 AM||3631 km||2256 miles||1961 nm||NE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 7:48 AM||3683 km||2288 miles||1989 nm||SW|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 11:48 AM||3688 km||2291 miles||1991 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas *||Tue 11:48 AM||4048 km||2516 miles||2186 nm||NE|
|Apia||Wed 7:48 AM||4071 km||2530 miles||2198 nm||SW|
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