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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 Thursday, June 6, 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: 2%

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 Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 44' North, Longitude: 163° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.31 meters/second, 1531.1 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.86 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 31' 06.4"951.12 miwest0° 03' 57.8"4.54 minorth950.94 mi
24 hours11° 36' 28.3"760.52 mieast1° 10' 14.9"80.53 minorth762.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandFri 11:48 AM329 km204 miles177 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirFri 10:48 AM1433 km890 miles774 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 11:48 AM1524 km947 miles823 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaFri 9:48 AM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenFri 11:48 AM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmSouth S
TarawaFri 11:48 AM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayThu 12:48 PM2207 km1371 miles1191 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandThu 11:48 AM2992 km1859 miles1616 nmSoutheast SE
TokyoFri 8:48 AM3007 km1868 miles1624 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraFri 10:48 AM3140 km1951 miles1696 nmSouth S

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