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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 17:18:00 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: 51%

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 17:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 18' North, Longitude: 170° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.14 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 42.5"1002.38 miwest0° 11' 14.6"12.88 minorth1002.42 mi
24 hours12° 01' 33.2"831.62 mieast4° 22' 48.9"300.97 minorth882.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiFri 6:18 AM556 km346 miles300 nmSouth S
Baker IslandThu 5:18 AM675 km419 miles364 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 6:18 AM1183 km735 miles639 nmSouth S
KiritimatiFri 7:18 AM1468 km912 miles793 nmEast E
FunafutiFri 5:18 AM1574 km978 miles850 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaFri 6:18 AM1680 km1044 miles907 nmSouth S
TarawaFri 5:18 AM1834 km1140 miles991 nmWest W
MajuroFri 5:18 AM2129 km1323 miles1150 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 6:18 AM2253 km1400 miles1216 nmSouth S
SuvaFri 5:18 AM2468 km1534 miles1333 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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