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 04:48:00 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 4:12 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:39 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.23 meters/second, 1584.8 km/hour, 984.8 miles/hour or 855.7 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' 27.0"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 59.7"||984.73 mi||west||0° 10' 15.9"||11.76 mi||north||985.06 mi|
|24 hours||12° 56' 14.2"||881.66 mi||east||4° 18' 27.6"||296.05 mi||north||934.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 4:48 AM||1211 km||752 miles||654 nm||SE|
|Monrovia||Tue 4:48 AM||1853 km||1151 miles||1001 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Tue 4:48 AM||2042 km||1269 miles||1103 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Tue 4:48 AM||2079 km||1292 miles||1123 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Tue 4:48 AM||2142 km||1331 miles||1156 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Tue 4:48 AM||2151 km||1336 miles||1161 nm||N|
|Recife||Tue 1:48 AM||2191 km||1361 miles||1183 nm||W|
|Accra||Tue 4:48 AM||2371 km||1473 miles||1280 nm||NE|
|Bissau||Tue 4:48 AM||2407 km||1495 miles||1299 nm||N|
|Lome||Tue 4:48 AM||2528 km||1571 miles||1365 nm||NE|
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