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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 Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 11:48:00 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: 28%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 37' North, Longitude: 63° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.88 meters/second, 1565.6 km/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.21 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.3"972.60 miwest0° 07' 22.8"8.46 minorth972.36 mi
24 hours11° 20' 17.4"758.99 mieast2° 36' 17.4"179.11 minorth775.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RoseauTue 7:48 AM199 km124 miles107 nmEast-northeast ENE
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 7:48 AM212 km132 miles114 nmNortheast NE
Fort-de-FranceTue 7:48 AM218 km135 miles117 nmEast E
CastriesTue 7:48 AM237 km147 miles128 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pointe-à-PitreTue 7:48 AM246 km153 miles133 nmNortheast NE
Vieux FortTue 7:48 AM251 km156 miles135 nmEast-southeast ESE
BradesTue 7:48 AM257 km160 miles139 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KingstownTue 7:48 AM258 km160 miles139 nmSoutheast SE
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Tue 7:48 AM300 km187 miles162 nmNorth N
Saint John's (Antigua)Tue 7:48 AM308 km191 miles166 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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