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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 00:28:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Friday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.14 meters/second, 1548.5 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.5"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 29.5"||961.94 mi||west||0° 05' 55.9"||6.80 mi||north||961.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 55.5"||760.49 mi||east||1° 59' 29.0"||136.95 mi||north||768.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Thu 10:28 AM||397 km||247 miles||214 nm||ESE|
|Hagåtña||Thu 10:28 AM||444 km||276 miles||240 nm||SE|
|Melekeok||Thu 9:28 AM||1332 km||827 miles||719 nm||SW|
|Palikir||Thu 11:28 AM||2031 km||1262 miles||1097 nm||ESE|
|Yokohama||Thu 9:28 AM||2086 km||1296 miles||1126 nm||N|
|Osaka||Thu 9:28 AM||2098 km||1303 miles||1133 nm||NNW|
|Nagoya||Thu 9:28 AM||2109 km||1311 miles||1139 nm||NNW|
|Kobe||Thu 9:28 AM||2110 km||1311 miles||1140 nm||NNW|
|Tokyo||Thu 9:28 AM||2112 km||1312 miles||1140 nm||N|
|Kyoto||Thu 9:28 AM||2124 km||1320 miles||1147 nm||NNW|
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