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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 03:48:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 78%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, June 13, 2014 at 4:13 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 03:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.97 meters/second, 1583.9 km/hour, 984.2 miles/hour or 855.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 26.8"||16.40 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 55.9"||984.07 mi||west||0° 10' 12.5"||11.69 mi||north||984.40 mi|
|24 hours||12° 57' 36.5"||882.69 mi||east||4° 17' 29.4"||294.92 mi||north||935.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 3:48 AM||873 km||543 miles||472 nm||SW|
|São Tomé||Tue 3:48 AM||1390 km||864 miles||751 nm||NE|
|Luanda||Tue 4:48 AM||1494 km||928 miles||807 nm||E|
|Libreville||Tue 4:48 AM||1584 km||984 miles||855 nm||NE|
|Accra||Tue 3:48 AM||1727 km||1073 miles||932 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Tue 3:48 AM||1751 km||1088 miles||945 nm||NNW|
|Lome||Tue 3:48 AM||1799 km||1118 miles||972 nm||N|
|Malabo||Tue 4:48 AM||1832 km||1138 miles||989 nm||NNE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 4:48 AM||1838 km||1142 miles||992 nm||ENE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 4:48 AM||1838 km||1142 miles||993 nm||ENE|
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