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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 12:38:00 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: 47%

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 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 40' North, Longitude: 83° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.85 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.8 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' 52.5"1001.74 miWest0° 11' 05.1"12.69 miNorth1001.74 mi
24 hours11° 58' 57.5"827.95 miEast4° 17' 10.0"294.51 miNorth876.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiFri 6:08 AM546 km339 miles295 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KandyFri 6:08 AM583 km363 miles315 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 6:08 AM590 km366 miles318 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboFri 6:08 AM598 km372 miles323 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 6:08 AM944 km587 miles510 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiFri 6:08 AM978 km608 miles528 nmNorthwest NW
MaleFri 5:38 AM1087 km675 miles587 nmWest W
ChennaiFri 6:08 AM1195 km742 miles645 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BengaluruFri 6:08 AM1296 km805 miles700 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaFri 6:38 AM1627 km1011 miles879 nmSouthwest SW

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