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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 23:58:00 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: 89%

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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 21' South, Longitude: 41° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.11 meters/second, 1555.6 km/hour, 966.6 miles/hour or 840.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.11 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 25' 14.4"966.43 miwest0° 08' 07.8"9.32 minorth966.76 mi
24 hours13° 37' 38.0"913.27 mieast3° 38' 00.8"249.77 minorth953.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaMon 1:58 AM249 km155 miles135 nmWest-southwest WSW
FomboniMon 2:58 AM338 km210 miles183 nmNortheast NE
MoroniMon 2:58 AM354 km220 miles191 nmNortheast NE
MutsamuduMon 2:58 AM402 km250 miles217 nmNortheast NE
MamoutzouMon 2:58 AM446 km277 miles241 nmEast-northeast ENE
MahajangaMon 2:58 AM546 km339 miles295 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoMon 2:58 AM823 km511 miles444 nmSoutheast SE
LilongweMon 1:58 AM828 km515 miles447 nmWest W
AntsirabeMon 2:58 AM853 km530 miles461 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamMon 2:58 AM865 km537 miles467 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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