Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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.

View Day and Night Map

Change time and date

< 4 weeks4 weeks > March equinox 
or choose:

< 1 day1 day >June solstice
< 12 hours12 hours >September equinox
< 6 hours6 hours >December solstice
< 1 hour1 hour >Now/Current time
< 10 minutes10 minutes >

Map notes

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 89%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:12 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:39 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° 10' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.11 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 25' 14.4"966.51 miwest0° 08' 07.8"9.32 minorth966.84 mi
24 hours13° 37' 36.2"913.31 mieast3° 38' 02.8"249.83 minorth953.39 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 AM222 km138 miles120 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniMon 2:58 AM377 km234 miles204 nmNortheast NE
MutsamuduMon 2:58 AM425 km264 miles230 nmNortheast NE
MamoutzouMon 2:58 AM473 km294 miles255 nmEast-northeast ENE
MahajangaMon 2:58 AM574 km357 miles310 nmEast-southeast ESE
BlantyreMon 1:58 AM681 km423 miles368 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweMon 1:58 AM799 km496 miles431 nmWest W
AntananarivoMon 2:58 AM846 km525 miles457 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamMon 2:58 AM857 km533 miles463 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntsirabeMon 2:58 AM874 km543 miles472 nmSoutheast SE
Advertising

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools