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 04:58:00 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 04:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.27 meters/second, 1585.0 km/hour, 984.9 miles/hour or 855.8 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° 27' 00.2"||984.75 mi||west||0° 10' 16.4"||11.77 mi||north||985.07 mi|
|24 hours||12° 56' 02.1"||881.44 mi||east||4° 18' 35.8"||296.18 mi||north||934.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 4:58 AM||1411 km||877 miles||762 nm||ESE|
|Monrovia||Tue 4:58 AM||1924 km||1196 miles||1039 nm||NNE|
|Recife||Tue 1:58 AM||1957 km||1216 miles||1057 nm||W|
|Freetown||Tue 4:58 AM||2076 km||1290 miles||1121 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Tue 4:58 AM||2177 km||1353 miles||1175 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Tue 4:58 AM||2225 km||1382 miles||1201 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Tue 4:58 AM||2268 km||1410 miles||1225 nm||NE|
|Salvador||Tue 1:58 AM||2350 km||1460 miles||1269 nm||W|
|Bissau||Tue 4:58 AM||2409 km||1497 miles||1301 nm||N|
|Fortaleza||Tue 1:58 AM||2460 km||1529 miles||1328 nm||WNW|
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