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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 12:48:00 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 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 42' North, Longitude: 80° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.84 meters/second, 1612.2 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.5 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' 52.6"1001.72 miWest0° 11' 04.9"12.69 miNorth1001.72 mi
24 hours11° 58' 54.5"827.87 miEast4° 17' 01.5"294.35 miNorth876.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 6:18 AM472 km293 miles255 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboFri 6:18 AM479 km297 miles258 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KandyFri 6:18 AM508 km315 miles274 nmNorth N
KalmunaiFri 6:18 AM535 km332 miles289 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TrincomaleeFri 6:18 AM651 km405 miles352 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramFri 6:18 AM768 km477 miles415 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleFri 5:48 AM822 km511 miles444 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaduraiFri 6:18 AM851 km529 miles459 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Addu CityFri 5:48 AM928 km576 miles501 nmWest-southwest WSW
KulhudhuffushiFri 5:48 AM957 km595 miles517 nmWest-northwest WNW

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