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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 21:48:00 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: 13%

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 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 41' North, Longitude: 169° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.74 meters/second, 1572.2 km/hour, 976.9 miles/hour or 848.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.28 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 31' 58.0"976.75 miwest0° 07' 53.8"9.05 minorth976.52 mi
24 hours348° 42' 27.8"759.00 miwest2° 49' 55.3"194.71 minorth778.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandWed 9:48 AM708 km440 miles383 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroWed 9:48 AM737 km458 miles398 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaWed 9:48 AM1400 km870 miles756 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirWed 8:48 AM1483 km922 miles801 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenWed 9:48 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 10:48 AM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandTue 9:48 AM2120 km1317 miles1144 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiWed 9:48 AM2664 km1655 miles1438 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaWed 7:48 AM2717 km1688 miles1467 nmWest W
HoniaraWed 8:48 AM2781 km1728 miles1502 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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