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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 15:56:00 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 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 11' North, Longitude: 58° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.41 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.71 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.4"942.36 miwest0° 00' 16.0"0.31 minorth942.34 mi
24 hours11° 36' 57.6"754.26 mieast0° 19' 19.5"22.16 misouth755.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Sat 11:56 AM412 km256 miles223 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 11:56 AM456 km283 miles246 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaSat 11:56 AM480 km298 miles259 nmWest-southwest WSW
The ValleySat 11:56 AM482 km300 miles260 nmWest-southwest WSW
MarigotSat 11:56 AM492 km306 miles266 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 11:56 AM508 km316 miles274 nmSouthwest SW
BradesSat 11:56 AM509 km317 miles275 nmSouthwest SW
Pointe-à-PitreSat 11:56 AM514 km320 miles278 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 11:56 AM548 km341 miles296 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RoseauSat 11:56 AM598 km372 miles323 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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