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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 Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 05:48:00 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: 94%

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 Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 31' South, Longitude: 56° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.17 meters/second, 1537.8 km/hour, 955.6 miles/hour or 830.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.93 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 24' 17.6"955.35 miwest0° 06' 14.2"7.15 minorth955.63 mi
24 hours14° 02' 51.2"931.66 mieast2° 58' 52.0"204.96 minorth960.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CuiabáSun 1:48 AM130 km81 miles70 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Ignacio de VelascoSun 1:48 AM451 km280 miles243 nmWest W
Barra do GarçasSun 2:48 AM484 km301 miles262 nmEast E
SucreSun 1:48 AM945 km587 miles510 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaSun 2:48 AM951 km591 miles514 nmEast E
AsuncionSun 1:48 AM975 km606 miles527 nmSouth S
La PazSun 1:48 AM1215 km755 miles656 nmWest W
São PauloSun 2:48 AM1314 km817 miles710 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoSun 12:48 AM1400 km870 miles756 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausSun 1:48 AM1525 km947 miles823 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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