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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 05:58:00 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: 10%

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 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 43' North, Longitude: 51° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.67 meters/second, 1564.8 km/hour, 972.3 miles/hour or 844.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.20 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.8"972.12 miwest0° 07' 19.8"8.40 minorth971.88 mi
24 hours11° 21' 04.1"759.46 mieast2° 35' 16.3"177.94 minorth775.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al MukallaWed 8:58 AM223 km139 miles120 nmWest W
HadibuWed 8:58 AM383 km238 miles207 nmSoutheast SE
SalalahWed 9:58 AM401 km249 miles217 nmNortheast NE
BosasoWed 8:58 AM438 km272 miles237 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdenWed 8:58 AM701 km436 miles378 nmWest-southwest WSW
SanaWed 8:58 AM753 km468 miles407 nmWest W
Ta'izzWed 8:58 AM785 km488 miles424 nmWest W
Al HudaydahWed 8:58 AM887 km551 miles479 nmWest W
AssabWed 8:58 AM933 km579 miles504 nmWest W
DjiboutiWed 8:58 AM938 km583 miles507 nmWest-southwest WSW
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