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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 23:48:00 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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 44' South, Longitude: 57° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.91 meters/second, 1580.1 km/hour, 981.8 miles/hour or 853.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.36 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 26' 41.3"981.68 miwest0° 09' 58.5"11.43 minorth982.02 mi
24 hours13° 03' 06.2"887.02 mieast4° 13' 21.7"290.20 minorth938.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaTue 3:48 AM712 km443 miles385 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisTue 3:48 AM1043 km648 miles563 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisTue 3:48 AM1143 km710 miles617 nmSouth S
AntananarivoTue 2:48 AM1401 km871 miles757 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniTue 2:48 AM1555 km966 miles840 nmWest W
Diego GarciaTue 5:48 AM1686 km1047 miles910 nmEast-northeast ENE
MogadishuTue 2:48 AM1950 km1212 miles1053 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamTue 2:48 AM2046 km1272 miles1105 nmWest W
MaleTue 4:48 AM2425 km1507 miles1309 nmNortheast NE
DodomaTue 2:48 AM2444 km1519 miles1320 nmWest W

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