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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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 08:00:00 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: 70%

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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 14' South, Longitude: 53° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.18 meters/second, 1613.5 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"1002.50 miwest0° 11' 44.8"13.45 minorth1002.65 mi
24 hours11° 41' 08.4"807.69 mieast4° 38' 18.7"318.70 minorth868.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SantarémFri 5:00 AM151 km94 miles81 nmWest W
São Félix do XinguFri 5:00 AM510 km317 miles276 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémFri 5:00 AM551 km342 miles297 nmEast E
ManausFri 4:00 AM746 km464 miles403 nmWest W
CayenneFri 5:00 AM802 km498 miles433 nmNorth N
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniFri 5:00 AM859 km534 miles464 nmNorth N
ParamariboFri 5:00 AM913 km567 miles493 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nieuw NickerieFri 5:00 AM990 km615 miles534 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GeorgetownFri 4:00 AM1134 km705 miles612 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrasiliaFri 5:00 AM1616 km1004 miles872 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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