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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 Sunday, June 9, 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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:25 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 52' North, Longitude: 47° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.37 meters/second, 1520.5 km/hour, 944.8 miles/hour or 821.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.75 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.9"944.53 miwest0° 01' 57.5"2.25 misouth944.63 mi
24 hours11° 28' 39.8"746.80 mieast1° 11' 37.0"82.10 misouth754.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSun 11:56 AM1507 km936 miles814 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 11:56 AM1560 km969 miles842 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSun 11:56 AM1569 km975 miles847 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 11:56 AM1571 km976 miles848 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 11:56 AM1581 km982 miles854 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSun 11:56 AM1588 km987 miles857 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 11:56 AM1645 km1022 miles888 nmWest W
KingstownSun 11:56 AM1655 km1028 miles894 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSun 12:56 PM1738 km1080 miles938 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint George'sSun 11:56 AM1765 km1097 miles953 nmWest-southwest WSW
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