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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 11:58:00 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: 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 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 51' South, Longitude: 145° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.76 meters/second, 1543.5 km/hour, 959.1 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 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 24' 35.2"958.92 miwest0° 06' 55.3"7.93 minorth959.23 mi
24 hours13° 54' 40.3"925.76 mieast3° 13' 17.1"221.47 minorth958.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 1:58 AM464 km288 miles250 nmWest-southwest WSW
TaiohaeSun 2:28 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaSun 1:58 AM1611 km1001 miles870 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSun 3:58 AM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiMon 1:58 AM2347 km1458 miles1267 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 12:58 AM2606 km1620 miles1407 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 12:58 AM2825 km1755 miles1525 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 12:58 AM2874 km1786 miles1552 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 12:58 AM3177 km1974 miles1715 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSat 11:58 PM3830 km2380 miles2068 nmWest-northwest WNW
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