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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 Friday, June 7, 2013 at 00:18:00 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 Friday, June 7, 2013 at 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 46' North, Longitude: 156° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.23 meters/second, 1530.8 km/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.85 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.9"950.92 miwest0° 03' 55.1"4.49 minorth950.75 mi
24 hours11° 36' 35.1"760.49 mieast1° 09' 09.2"79.28 minorth761.98 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 12:18 PM1088 km676 miles588 nmEast E
PalikirFri 11:18 AM1326 km824 miles716 nmSouth S
HagåtñaFri 10:18 AM1369 km850 miles739 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroFri 12:18 PM2061 km1280 miles1113 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 12:18 PM2429 km1509 miles1311 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaFri 9:18 AM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoFri 9:18 AM2488 km1546 miles1343 nmNorthwest NW
NagoyaFri 9:18 AM2640 km1640 miles1425 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaFri 12:18 PM2645 km1644 miles1428 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokFri 9:18 AM2658 km1652 miles1435 nmWest-southwest WSW

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