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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 11:48:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 92%

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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 52' South, Longitude: 143° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.72 meters/second, 1543.4 km/hour, 959.0 miles/hour or 833.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.98 miWest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 miNorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 24' 34.6"958.82 miWest0° 06' 54.2"7.91 miNorth959.13 mi
24 hours13° 54' 54.1"925.92 miEast3° 12' 54.6"221.04 miNorth958.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 1:48 AM705 km438 miles380 nmWest-southwest WSW
TaiohaeSun 2:18 AM858 km533 miles463 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownSun 3:48 AM1702 km1057 miles919 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 1:48 AM1848 km1148 miles998 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 1:48 AM2503 km1556 miles1352 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 12:48 AM2859 km1776 miles1544 nmWest W
ApiaMon 12:48 AM3082 km1915 miles1664 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 12:48 AM3124 km1941 miles1687 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 12:48 AM3425 km2128 miles1849 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandSun 5:48 AM3708 km2304 miles2002 nmEast-southeast ESE

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