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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 22:48:00 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: 80%

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 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 54' South, Longitude: 71° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.63 meters/second, 1579.1 km/hour, 981.2 miles/hour or 852.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.35 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 26' 37.5"981.07 miwest0° 09' 54.7"11.36 minorth981.41 mi
24 hours13° 04' 29.8"888.11 mieast4° 12' 15.0"288.93 minorth939.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaTue 4:48 AM399 km248 miles215 nmNorth N
MaleTue 3:48 AM1677 km1042 miles905 nmNorth N
Port LouisTue 2:48 AM1853 km1152 miles1001 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaTue 2:48 AM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisTue 2:48 AM2077 km1291 miles1122 nmSouthwest SW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 4:18 AM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboTue 4:18 AM2159 km1341 miles1166 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramTue 4:18 AM2217 km1378 miles1197 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiTue 4:18 AM2403 km1493 miles1297 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengaluruTue 4:18 AM2713 km1686 miles1465 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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