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 10:48:00 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: 76%
|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 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.73 meters/second, 1590.2 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.7 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' 27.2"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 21.1"||988.09 mi||west||0° 10' 34.0"||12.10 mi||north||988.40 mi|
|24 hours||12° 48' 22.3"||875.34 mi||east||4° 23' 30.6"||301.82 mi||north||930.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 4:48 AM||1608 km||999 miles||868 nm||ENE|
|Easter Island||Tue 4:48 AM||2170 km||1348 miles||1172 nm||SSW|
|Guayaquil||Tue 5:48 AM||2528 km||1571 miles||1365 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Tue 5:48 AM||2728 km||1695 miles||1473 nm||E|
|Quito||Tue 5:48 AM||2748 km||1708 miles||1484 nm||ENE|
|San Salvador||Tue 4:48 AM||2854 km||1773 miles||1541 nm||NNE|
|San Jose||Tue 4:48 AM||2855 km||1774 miles||1541 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Tue 4:48 AM||2876 km||1787 miles||1553 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Tue 4:48 AM||2887 km||1794 miles||1559 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Tue 4:48 AM||3001 km||1865 miles||1620 nm||NNE|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related time zone tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.