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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 19:48:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:10 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 19:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 46' North, Longitude: 153° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.07 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' 29.7"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 46.2"1002.23 miwest0° 11' 11.7"12.82 minorth1002.26 mi
24 hours12° 00' 34.5"830.31 mieast4° 21' 01.1"298.92 minorth880.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirFri 6:48 AM788 km490 miles426 nmNortheast NE
BukaFri 5:48 AM812 km505 miles439 nmSouth S
ArawaFri 5:48 AM922 km573 miles498 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyFri 5:48 AM1412 km877 miles762 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraFri 6:48 AM1445 km898 miles780 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JayapuraFri 4:48 AM1475 km916 miles796 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenFri 7:48 AM1543 km959 miles833 nmEast E
HagåtñaFri 5:48 AM1597 km992 miles862 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroFri 7:48 AM2079 km1292 miles1122 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariFri 4:48 AM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmWest W

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