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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 16:48:00 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: 83%

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 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 52' South, Longitude: 158° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.96 meters/second, 1573.1 km/hour, 977.5 miles/hour or 849.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.29 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 26' 15.4"977.33 miwest0° 09' 30.8"10.90 minorth977.67 mi
24 hours13° 13' 01.4"894.72 mieast4° 04' 54.1"280.53 minorth943.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraTue 3:48 AM310 km193 miles168 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoTue 3:48 AM457 km284 miles247 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ArawaTue 2:48 AM705 km438 miles381 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BukaTue 2:48 AM831 km516 miles448 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuganvilleTue 3:48 AM1016 km631 miles548 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaTue 3:48 AM1234 km767 miles666 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyTue 2:48 AM1272 km790 miles687 nmWest W
NoumeaTue 3:48 AM1424 km885 miles769 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsTue 2:48 AM1486 km924 miles803 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenTue 4:48 AM1558 km968 miles841 nmNortheast NE

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