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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 4:48:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 73%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 47' South, Longitude: 171° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.10 meters/second, 1595.2 km/hour, 991.2 miles/hour or 861.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.52 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miNorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 27' 41.7"991.10 miWest0° 10' 49.2"12.39 miNorth991.39 mi
24 hours347° 19' 01.9"869.20 miWest4° 27' 26.4"306.28 miNorth925.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiWed 4:48 AM822 km511 miles444 nmEast E
YarenWed 4:48 AM965 km600 miles521 nmNorthwest NW
LuganvilleWed 3:48 AM990 km615 miles535 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaWed 4:48 AM1027 km638 miles555 nmNorth N
Port VilaWed 3:48 AM1163 km723 miles628 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraWed 3:48 AM1313 km816 miles709 nmWest W
SuvaWed 4:48 AM1352 km840 miles730 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandTue 4:48 AM1575 km979 miles850 nmNortheast NE
MajuroWed 4:48 AM1646 km1023 miles889 nmNorth N
FakaofoWed 5:48 AM1882 km1169 miles1016 nmEast E

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