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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 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: 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 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 22' North, Longitude: 175° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 43.0"1002.37 miWest0° 11' 14.2"12.87 miNorth1002.41 mi
24 hours12° 01' 24.9"831.45 miEast4° 22' 35.0"300.70 miNorth882.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Howland IslandThu 5:38 AM154 km96 miles83 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 5:38 AM181 km112 miles98 nmSouthwest SW
RawakiFri 6:38 AM763 km474 miles412 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiFri 5:38 AM1250 km777 miles675 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoFri 6:38 AM1273 km791 miles687 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 5:38 AM1297 km806 miles700 nmWest W
MajuroFri 5:38 AM1603 km996 miles865 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaFri 6:38 AM1727 km1073 miles932 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 5:38 AM1985 km1233 miles1072 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 7:38 AM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmEast E

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