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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 01:28:00 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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 51' North, Longitude: 139° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.03 meters/second, 1530.1 km/hour, 950.8 miles/hour or 826.2 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' 03.8"0.07 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.0"950.48 miwest0° 03' 48.9"4.38 minorth950.31 mi
24 hours11° 36' 50.5"760.43 mieast1° 06' 36.1"76.35 minorth761.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanFri 11:28 AM788 km490 miles426 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaFri 11:28 AM826 km513 miles446 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokFri 10:28 AM1356 km843 miles732 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HamamatsuFri 10:28 AM1766 km1097 miles953 nmNorth N
KumamotoFri 10:28 AM1773 km1101 miles957 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaFri 10:28 AM1791 km1113 miles967 nmNorth N
OsakaFri 10:28 AM1795 km1115 miles969 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeFri 10:28 AM1804 km1121 miles974 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaFri 10:28 AM1826 km1134 miles986 nmNorth N
KyotoFri 10:28 AM1826 km1135 miles986 nmNorth N

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