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 Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 05:38:00 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: 56%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, June 13, 2014 at 4:12 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:39 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.02 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 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' 29.3"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 22.2"||1002.13 mi||west||0° 11' 23.1"||13.04 mi||north||1002.24 mi|
|24 hours||12° 07' 27.0"||838.54 mi||east||4° 29' 20.0"||308.43 mi||north||893.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Accra||Thu 5:38 AM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm||NNE|
|Abidjan||Thu 5:38 AM||733 km||456 miles||396 nm||NNW|
|San Pédro||Thu 5:38 AM||830 km||516 miles||448 nm||NW|
|Kumasi||Thu 5:38 AM||839 km||522 miles||453 nm||N|
|Lome||Thu 5:38 AM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm||NNE|
|Cotonou||Thu 6:38 AM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm||NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 5:38 AM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm||NNW|
|Porto Novo||Thu 6:38 AM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm||NNE|
|São Tomé||Thu 5:38 AM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm||E|
|Atakpamé||Thu 5:38 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm||NNE|
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