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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 15, 2013 at 04:34:00 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: 35%

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 Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 41' North, Longitude: 175° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.52 meters/second, 1614.7 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.72 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 33' 07.7"1003.22 miwest0° 10' 26.8"11.96 misouth1003.42 mi
24 hours10° 50' 07.2"746.99 mieast4° 17' 29.7"294.87 misouth804.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandFri 4:34 PM501 km311 miles270 nmSouth S
TarawaSat 4:34 PM1285 km798 miles694 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroSat 4:34 PM1453 km903 miles785 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSat 4:34 PM1557 km968 miles841 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 5:34 PM1638 km1018 miles885 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSat 4:34 PM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 6:34 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmEast E
ApiaSat 5:34 PM2098 km1304 miles1133 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandSat 4:34 PM2489 km1547 miles1344 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaSat 4:34 PM2600 km1615 miles1404 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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