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 05:48:00 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 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.49 meters/second, 1585.8 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 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' 27.0"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 03.1"||985.23 mi||west||0° 10' 19.1"||11.82 mi||north||985.55 mi|
|24 hours||12° 54' 55.4"||880.55 mi||east||4° 19' 21.8"||297.06 mi||north||933.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Tue 2:48 AM||649 km||403 miles||350 nm||WNW|
|Fernando de Noronha||Tue 3:48 AM||735 km||457 miles||397 nm||NNW|
|Salvador||Tue 2:48 AM||1073 km||667 miles||579 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 2:48 AM||1228 km||763 miles||663 nm||WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Tue 2:48 AM||2089 km||1298 miles||1128 nm||SW|
|Brasilia||Tue 2:48 AM||2134 km||1326 miles||1152 nm||WSW|
|Belém||Tue 2:48 AM||2321 km||1442 miles||1253 nm||WNW|
|São Paulo||Tue 2:48 AM||2403 km||1493 miles||1298 nm||SW|
|Jamestown||Tue 5:48 AM||2639 km||1640 miles||1425 nm||ESE|
|Freetown||Tue 5:48 AM||2682 km||1667 miles||1448 nm||NE|
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