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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 Monday, June 24, 2013 at 09:10:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 24, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 04' South, Longitude: 123° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.97 meters/second, 1522.7 km/hour, 946.2 miles/hour or 822.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.77 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 23' 00.3"945.93 miwest0° 06' 06.7"7.01 minorth946.22 mi
24 hours14° 27' 57.0"951.34 mieast2° 59' 40.1"205.91 minorth980.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownMon 1:10 AM1035 km643 miles559 nmSouthwest SW
Easter IslandMon 3:10 AM1761 km1094 miles951 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 11:10 PM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 11:10 PM3816 km2371 miles2060 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 3:10 AM4161 km2585 miles2247 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiMon 11:10 PM4317 km2682 miles2331 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSun 10:10 PM4890 km3039 miles2640 nmWest W
Mexico City *Mon 4:10 AM4927 km3061 miles2660 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 4:10 AM5024 km3122 miles2713 nmEast E
GuatemalaMon 3:10 AM5111 km3176 miles2760 nmNortheast NE

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