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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 = Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 4:48:00 AM.

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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: 68%

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 Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 35' South, Longitude: 1° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.42 meters/second, 1603.5 km/hour, 996.4 miles/hour or 865.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.60 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 28' 19.8"996.30 miWest0° 11' 11.1"12.81 miNorth996.54 mi
24 hours12° 27' 38.5"857.83 miEast4° 32' 07.4"311.63 miNorth914.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméWed 4:48 AM1155 km718 miles624 nmNortheast NE
JamestownWed 4:48 AM1220 km758 miles659 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AbidjanWed 4:48 AM1231 km765 miles665 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AccraWed 4:48 AM1244 km773 miles672 nmNorth N
LomeWed 4:48 AM1340 km832 miles723 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleWed 5:48 AM1418 km881 miles766 nmEast-northeast ENE
Porto NovoWed 5:48 AM1424 km885 miles769 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroWed 4:48 AM1425 km885 miles769 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LagosWed 5:48 AM1451 km901 miles783 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboWed 5:48 AM1569 km975 miles847 nmNortheast NE

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