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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 14, 2014 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: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 03' South, Longitude: 157° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.36 meters/second, 1524.1 km/hour, 947.0 miles/hour or 822.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.78 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 23' 40.6"946.78 miwest0° 04' 02.2"4.63 minorth946.98 mi
24 hours14° 22' 41.7"945.71 mieast2° 10' 54.3"150.03 minorth963.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSat 1:48 AM422 km262 miles228 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteSat 1:48 AM850 km528 miles459 nmEast E
AlofiSat 12:48 AM1308 km813 miles706 nmWest W
ApiaSun 12:48 AM1590 km988 miles858 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSun 12:48 AM1761 km1094 miles951 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 12:48 AM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 1:48 AM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmNorth N
SuvaSat 11:48 PM2540 km1578 miles1371 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 11:48 PM2724 km1692 miles1471 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandFri 11:48 PM2891 km1796 miles1561 nmNorthwest NW

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