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: 82%

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 Monday, June 16, 2014 at 18:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 35' South, Longitude: 131° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.49 meters/second, 1575.0 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.31 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 26' 22.3"978.56 miwest0° 09' 38.5"11.05 minorth978.91 mi
24 hours13° 10' 22.0"892.73 mieast4° 07' 17.7"283.28 minorth942.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinTue 4:08 AM144 km90 miles78 nmSouthwest SW
BaucauTue 3:38 AM681 km423 miles368 nmWest-northwest WNW
SameTue 3:38 AM733 km455 miles396 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuaiTue 3:38 AM760 km472 miles411 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliTue 3:38 AM761 km473 miles411 nmWest-northwest WNW
KupangTue 2:38 AM913 km568 miles493 nmWest W
Tennant CreekTue 4:08 AM929 km577 miles501 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AmbonTue 3:38 AM959 km596 miles518 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManokwariTue 3:38 AM1210 km752 miles654 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KendariTue 2:38 AM1325 km823 miles715 nmNorthwest NW
Advertising

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools