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 Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 06:38:00 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: 67%
|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 Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.72 meters/second, 1604.6 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 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' 28.4"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 25.2"||996.97 mi||west||0° 11' 13.5"||12.85 mi||north||997.20 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 48.1"||856.20 mi||east||4° 32' 28.6"||312.03 mi||north||913.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Wed 4:38 AM||474 km||295 miles||256 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Wed 3:38 AM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Wed 3:38 AM||1147 km||712 miles||619 nm||W|
|Salvador||Wed 3:38 AM||1402 km||871 miles||757 nm||SW|
|Freetown||Wed 6:38 AM||2264 km||1407 miles||1222 nm||NE|
|Belém||Wed 3:38 AM||2275 km||1414 miles||1228 nm||W|
|Praia||Wed 5:38 AM||2293 km||1425 miles||1238 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Wed 6:38 AM||2303 km||1431 miles||1243 nm||NE|
|Monrovia||Wed 6:38 AM||2332 km||1449 miles||1259 nm||ENE|
|Bissau||Wed 6:38 AM||2362 km||1468 miles||1276 nm||NE|
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