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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 Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 00:28:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 55' North, Longitude: 165° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.13 meters/second, 1519.7 km/hour, 944.3 miles/hour or 820.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.74 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.7"943.97 miwest0° 01' 43.0"1.97 minorth943.89 mi
24 hours11° 38' 57.6"757.71 mieast0° 15' 21.3"17.61 minorth757.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSat 12:28 PM139 km86 miles75 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroSat 12:28 PM1541 km957 miles832 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirSat 11:28 AM1643 km1021 miles887 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 1:28 PM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaSat 12:28 PM2204 km1369 miles1190 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSat 12:28 PM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmSouth S
HagåtñaSat 10:28 AM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 12:28 PM2935 km1824 miles1585 nmSoutheast SE
TokyoSat 9:28 AM3070 km1908 miles1658 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraSat 11:28 AM3304 km2053 miles1784 nmSouth S
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