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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 13:48:00 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: 52%

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 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 39' North, Longitude: 119° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.18 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' 37.0"1002.47 miwest0° 11' 18.0"12.94 minorth1002.53 mi
24 hours12° 03' 05.5"833.56 mieast4° 25' 05.8"303.58 minorth886.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 5:48 AM3055 km1898 miles1649 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mexico City *Thu 8:48 AM3064 km1904 miles1654 nmNortheast NE
Easter IslandThu 7:48 AM3267 km2030 miles1764 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HermosilloThu 6:48 AM3282 km2039 miles1772 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsThu 7:48 AM3365 km2091 miles1817 nmEast E
GuatemalaThu 7:48 AM3570 km2218 miles1928 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 7:48 AM3667 km2278 miles1980 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los Angeles *Thu 6:48 AM3701 km2300 miles1998 nmNorth N
PhoenixThu 6:48 AM3719 km2311 miles2008 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteThu 3:48 AM3834 km2382 miles2070 nmWest-southwest WSW
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