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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 Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 00:38:00 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 Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 03' North, Longitude: 128° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.02 meters/second, 1569.7 km/hour, 975.3 miles/hour or 847.6 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' 55.3"975.14 miwest0° 07' 42.3"8.83 minorth974.91 mi
24 hours11° 18' 45.0"759.15 mieast2° 44' 55.4"189.00 minorth777.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cebu CityWed 8:38 AM667 km415 miles360 nmSouthwest SW
BacolodWed 8:38 AM727 km452 miles392 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonWed 8:38 AM826 km513 miles446 nmWest W
MakatiWed 8:38 AM829 km515 miles448 nmWest W
ManilaWed 8:38 AM832 km517 miles449 nmWest W
DavaoWed 8:38 AM842 km523 miles455 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baguio CityWed 8:38 AM908 km564 miles490 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosWed 8:38 AM959 km596 miles518 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokWed 9:38 AM973 km605 miles525 nmSoutheast SE
TaipeiWed 8:38 AM1431 km889 miles773 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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