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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 23:48:00 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: 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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 57' North, Longitude: 140° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.23 meters/second, 1570.4 km/hour, 975.8 miles/hour or 848.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.26 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 31' 56.1"975.62 miwest0° 07' 45.7"8.89 minorth975.38 mi
24 hours11° 18' 23.4"759.10 mieast2° 46' 24.3"190.69 minorth777.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaWed 9:48 AM431 km268 miles233 nmEast E
SaipanWed 9:48 AM551 km343 miles298 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokWed 8:48 AM982 km610 miles530 nmSouthwest SW
ManokwariWed 8:48 AM1799 km1118 miles971 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraWed 8:48 AM1823 km1133 miles984 nmSouth S
DavaoWed 7:48 AM1827 km1135 miles986 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosWed 7:48 AM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirWed 10:48 AM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManilaWed 7:48 AM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmWest W
ManadoWed 7:48 AM2233 km1387 miles1205 nmSouthwest SW
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