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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 29, 2013 at 16:10:00 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: 56%

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 Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 56' North, Longitude: 160° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.14 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.4"1002.38 miwest0° 11' 05.3"12.70 minorth1002.35 mi
24 hours11° 17' 49.4"779.60 mieast4° 15' 13.2"292.29 minorth830.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSun 6:10 AM400 km249 miles216 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandSat 4:10 AM1847 km1148 miles997 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 5:10 AM1907 km1185 miles1029 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluSat 6:10 AM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmNorth N
ApiaSun 5:10 AM2338 km1453 miles1262 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteSat 6:10 AM2650 km1647 miles1431 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiSun 4:10 AM2659 km1652 miles1436 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSat 5:10 AM2752 km1710 miles1486 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaSat 6:10 AM2784 km1730 miles1503 nmSouth S
TarawaSun 4:10 AM2983 km1853 miles1611 nmWest W

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