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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 16:48:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 96%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, June 13, 2014 at 4:13 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.27 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 miles/hour or 824.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 23.7"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 48.5"||948.83 mi||west||0° 04' 40.4"||5.36 mi||north||949.05 mi|
|24 hours||14° 17' 55.6"||942.38 mi||east||2° 25' 01.4"||166.21 mi||north||962.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tennant Creek||Sun 2:18 AM||450 km||279 miles||243 nm||ESE|
|Darwin||Sun 2:18 AM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm||N|
|Alice Springs||Sun 2:18 AM||755 km||469 miles||407 nm||SSE|
|Dili||Sun 1:48 AM||1140 km||708 miles||615 nm||NNW|
|Eucla||Sun 1:33 AM||1558 km||968 miles||841 nm||S|
|Cairns||Sun 2:48 AM||1630 km||1013 miles||880 nm||E|
|Makassar||Sun 12:48 AM||1836 km||1141 miles||991 nm||NW|
|Manokwari||Sun 1:48 AM||1902 km||1182 miles||1027 nm||NNE|
|Denpasar||Sun 12:48 AM||1927 km||1197 miles||1040 nm||WNW|
|Jayapura||Sun 1:48 AM||2015 km||1252 miles||1088 nm||NE|
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