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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 = Friday, June 20, 2014 at 12:18:00 AM.

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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: 48%

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 Friday, June 20, 2014 at 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 37' North, Longitude: 88° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.87 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 52.0"1001.78 miWest0° 11' 05.6"12.70 miNorth1001.79 mi
24 hours11° 59' 03.5"828.11 miEast4° 17' 26.9"294.83 miNorth876.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiFri 5:48 AM868 km539 miles468 nmNorthwest NW
Banda AcehFri 7:18 AM875 km543 miles472 nmEast-northeast ENE
KandyFri 5:48 AM968 km601 miles522 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 5:48 AM1014 km630 miles548 nmWest-northwest WNW
ColomboFri 5:48 AM1023 km636 miles552 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedanFri 7:18 AM1190 km740 miles643 nmEast E
MaduraiFri 5:48 AM1361 km846 miles735 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 5:48 AM1387 km862 miles749 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChennaiFri 5:48 AM1437 km893 miles776 nmNorthwest NW
Kuala LumpurFri 8:18 AM1523 km947 miles823 nmEast E

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