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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 = Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 5:38:00 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: 56%

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 Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 54' South, Longitude: 1° 26' West

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 22.1"1002.13 miWest0° 11' 23.1"13.04 miNorth1002.24 mi
24 hours12° 07' 27.5"838.55 miEast4° 29' 20.6"308.44 miNorth893.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AccraThu 5:38 AM725 km451 miles392 nmNorth N
AbidjanThu 5:38 AM745 km463 miles402 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LoméThu 5:38 AM831 km517 miles449 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KumasiThu 5:38 AM840 km522 miles454 nmNorth N
San PédroThu 5:38 AM851 km529 miles459 nmNorthwest NW
CotonouThu 6:38 AM912 km567 miles492 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméThu 5:38 AM920 km571 miles497 nmEast E
Porto NovoThu 6:38 AM933 km580 miles504 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroThu 5:38 AM954 km593 miles515 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LagosThu 6:38 AM971 km604 miles525 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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