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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 12:28:00 PM.

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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: 53%

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 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 24' North, Longitude: 100° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.17 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 34.9"1002.47 miWest0° 11' 19.1"12.96 miNorth1002.54 mi
24 hours12° 03' 43.6"834.33 miEast4° 25' 53.6"304.49 miNorth887.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsThu 6:28 AM1218 km757 miles657 nmEast E
Acapulco *Thu 7:28 AM1822 km1132 miles984 nmNorth N
GuatemalaThu 6:28 AM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaThu 6:28 AM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 6:28 AM1925 km1196 miles1040 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 6:28 AM2037 km1266 miles1100 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 6:28 AM2098 km1304 miles1133 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaThu 6:28 AM2104 km1308 miles1136 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Thu 7:28 AM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Thu 7:28 AM2133 km1325 miles1152 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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