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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 22:38:00 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: 12%

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 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 48' North, Longitude: 157° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.52 meters/second, 1571.5 km/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.27 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.2"976.28 miwest0° 07' 50.3"8.98 minorth976.05 mi
24 hours11° 17' 53.4"759.04 mieast2° 48' 27.7"193.04 minorth778.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirWed 9:38 AM762 km473 miles411 nmSouth S
Wake IslandWed 10:38 AM1127 km700 miles608 nmNortheast NE
HagåtñaWed 8:38 AM1407 km874 miles760 nmWest W
MajuroWed 10:38 AM1645 km1022 miles888 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenWed 10:38 AM1879 km1168 miles1015 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaWed 10:38 AM2166 km1346 miles1170 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraWed 9:38 AM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmSouth S
JayapuraWed 7:38 AM2608 km1621 miles1408 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokWed 7:38 AM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyWed 8:38 AM2823 km1754 miles1524 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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