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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 Wednesday, July 3, 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: 20%

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 Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 13' North, Longitude: 51° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.15 meters/second, 1544.9 km/hour, 960.0 miles/hour or 834.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.00 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.7"959.73 miwest0° 05' 31.7"6.34 minorth959.51 mi
24 hours11° 28' 20.1"758.10 mieast1° 49' 22.7"125.38 minorth764.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownWed 7:48 AM960 km596 miles518 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceWed 7:48 AM1039 km645 miles561 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauWed 7:48 AM1051 km653 miles567 nmWest W
CastriesWed 7:48 AM1051 km653 miles567 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 7:48 AM1073 km667 miles579 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 7:48 AM1074 km667 miles580 nmWest W
KingstownWed 7:48 AM1112 km691 miles601 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Wed 7:48 AM1166 km724 miles629 nmWest W
Saint George'sWed 7:48 AM1219 km757 miles658 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port of SpainWed 7:48 AM1280 km795 miles691 nmWest-southwest WSW

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