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 12:48:00 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: 64%
|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 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.60 meters/second, 1607.8 km/hour, 999.0 miles/hour or 868.1 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' 28.6"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 42.7"||998.94 mi||west||0° 11' 19.7"||12.97 mi||north||999.14 mi|
|24 hours||12° 20' 00.8"||850.96 mi||east||4° 32' 59.2"||312.61 mi||north||907.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Wed 4:48 AM||2678 km||1664 miles||1446 nm||SSW|
|Easter Island||Wed 6:48 AM||2693 km||1673 miles||1454 nm||SSE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 6:48 AM||3136 km||1949 miles||1694 nm||E|
|Mexico City *||Wed 7:48 AM||3296 km||2048 miles||1780 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Wed 6:48 AM||3635 km||2259 miles||1963 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Wed 6:48 AM||3706 km||2303 miles||2001 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 5:48 AM||3737 km||2322 miles||2018 nm||N|
|Papeete||Wed 2:48 AM||3786 km||2353 miles||2045 nm||WSW|
|Managua||Wed 6:48 AM||3908 km||2428 miles||2110 nm||ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Wed 6:48 AM||3912 km||2431 miles||2112 nm||ENE|
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