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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, June 16, 2014 at 12:08:00 PM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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 miles945 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 AM3898 km2422 miles2105 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 1:08 AM4069 km2529 miles2197 nmWest W
ApiaTue 1:08 AM4083 km2537 miles2205 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 1:08 AM4469 km2777 miles2413 nmWest-southwest WSW

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools