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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 23:58:00 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: 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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 44' North, Longitude: 149° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.26 meters/second, 1548.9 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.04 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.1"962.20 miwest0° 05' 58.3"6.84 minorth961.98 mi
24 hours11° 28' 43.5"760.47 mieast2° 00' 29.6"138.11 minorth768.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 9:58 AM454 km282 miles245 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaThu 9:58 AM641 km398 miles346 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirThu 10:58 AM1425 km886 miles770 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandThu 11:58 AM1818 km1129 miles981 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokThu 8:58 AM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmWest-southwest WSW
YokohamaThu 8:58 AM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 8:58 AM2322 km1443 miles1254 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JayapuraThu 8:58 AM2349 km1460 miles1268 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NagoyaThu 8:58 AM2405 km1494 miles1299 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaThu 8:58 AM2438 km1515 miles1316 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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