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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 Monday, June 16, 2014 at 12:08:00 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: 84%

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 12:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 36' South, Longitude: 134° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.63 meters/second, 1568.3 km/hour, 974.5 miles/hour or 846.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.24 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 25' 58.1"974.33 miwest0° 09' 10.1"10.50 minorth974.68 mi
24 hours13° 19' 47.7"899.89 mieast3° 58' 22.4"273.06 minorth946.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeMon 2:38 AM713 km443 miles385 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownMon 4:08 AM1442 km896 miles779 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteMon 2:08 AM1751 km1088 miles946 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaMon 2:08 AM2894 km1798 miles1563 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 2:08 AM3027 km1881 miles1634 nmWest-northwest WNW
Easter IslandMon 6:08 AM3038 km1888 miles1641 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiMon 1:08 AM3897 km2422 miles2104 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 1:08 AM4073 km2531 miles2199 nmWest W
ApiaTue 1:08 AM4083 km2537 miles2205 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 1:08 AM4469 km2777 miles2413 nmWest-southwest WSW

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