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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 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: 6%

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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 43' North, Longitude: 152° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.29 meters/second, 1549.1 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.04 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.2"962.29 miwest0° 05' 59.1"6.86 minorth962.06 mi
24 hours11° 28' 39.5"760.46 mieast2° 00' 49.8"138.50 minorth768.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 9:48 AM701 km435 miles378 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaThu 9:48 AM868 km539 miles469 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirThu 10:48 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandThu 11:48 AM1566 km973 miles845 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokThu 8:48 AM2157 km1340 miles1164 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroThu 11:48 AM2331 km1449 miles1259 nmEast-southeast ESE
YokohamaThu 8:48 AM2415 km1501 miles1304 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 8:48 AM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JayapuraThu 8:48 AM2471 km1535 miles1334 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenThu 11:48 AM2507 km1558 miles1354 nmSoutheast SE

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