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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 06:48:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

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 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 41' South, Longitude: 18° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.06 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 24.5"1002.22 miwest0° 11' 22.6"13.03 minorth1002.33 mi
24 hours12° 06' 46.0"837.79 mieast4° 28' 49.8"307.85 minorth892.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaThu 6:48 AM1140 km708 miles616 nmNortheast NE
FreetownThu 6:48 AM1161 km721 miles627 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryThu 6:48 AM1238 km769 miles668 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauThu 6:48 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulThu 6:48 AM1574 km978 miles850 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroThu 6:48 AM1671 km1039 miles903 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarThu 6:48 AM1700 km1057 miles918 nmNorth N
AbidjanThu 6:48 AM1725 km1072 miles931 nmEast-northeast ENE
PraiaThu 5:48 AM1816 km1128 miles981 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BamakoThu 6:48 AM1864 km1159 miles1007 nmNortheast NE

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