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 23:38:00 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: 59%
|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 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.68 meters/second, 1611.7 km/hour, 1001.4 miles/hour or 870.2 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' 29.0"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 09.4"||1001.37 mi||west||0° 11' 24.1"||13.06 mi||north||1001.52 mi|
|24 hours||12° 11' 23.1"||842.64 mi||east||4° 31' 27.4"||310.85 mi||north||898.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 5:08 AM||1164 km||724 miles||629 nm||NNW|
|Colombo||Thu 5:08 AM||1170 km||727 miles||632 nm||NNW|
|Male||Thu 4:38 AM||1499 km||931 miles||809 nm||WNW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 5:08 AM||1502 km||933 miles||811 nm||NW|
|Madurai||Thu 5:08 AM||1554 km||965 miles||839 nm||NNW|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 5:38 AM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm||WSW|
|Medan||Thu 6:38 AM||1594 km||990 miles||861 nm||ENE|
|Chennai||Thu 5:08 AM||1768 km||1099 miles||955 nm||NNW|
|Bengkulu||Thu 6:38 AM||1875 km||1165 miles||1013 nm||E|
|Bangalore||Thu 5:08 AM||1876 km||1166 miles||1013 nm||NNW|
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