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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 6:48:00 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: 67%

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 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 13' South, Longitude: 30° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.74 meters/second, 1604.7 km/hour, 997.1 miles/hour or 866.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.62 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 28' 25.7"997.02 miWest0° 11' 13.7"12.86 miNorth997.25 mi
24 hours12° 25' 38.3"856.05 miEast4° 32' 30.3"312.06 miNorth913.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaWed 4:48 AM238 km148 miles128 nmNorthwest NW
NatalWed 3:48 AM496 km308 miles268 nmWest W
RecifeWed 3:48 AM554 km344 miles299 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaWed 3:48 AM876 km544 miles473 nmWest W
SalvadorWed 3:48 AM1206 km749 miles651 nmSouthwest SW
BelémWed 3:48 AM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaWed 3:48 AM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaWed 5:48 AM2366 km1470 miles1278 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de JaneiroWed 3:48 AM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FreetownWed 6:48 AM2467 km1533 miles1332 nmNortheast NE

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