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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 = Monday, June 16, 2014 at 4:48:00 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: 87%

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 Monday, June 16, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 41' South, Longitude: 28° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.51 meters/second, 1560.6 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.16 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 25' 31.4"969.56 miWest0° 08' 34.0"9.81 miNorth969.91 mi
24 hours13° 30' 33.2"908.00 miEast3° 46' 40.7"259.69 miNorth950.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeMon 1:48 AM954 km593 miles515 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorMon 1:48 AM1108 km689 miles599 nmWest W
FortalezaMon 1:48 AM1574 km978 miles850 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroMon 1:48 AM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaMon 1:48 AM2124 km1320 miles1147 nmWest W
São PauloMon 1:48 AM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownMon 4:48 AM2440 km1516 miles1317 nmEast E
BelémMon 1:48 AM2603 km1617 miles1405 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaMon 4:48 AM2935 km1824 miles1585 nmNortheast NE
FreetownMon 4:48 AM2961 km1840 miles1599 nmNortheast NE

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