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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, June 20, 2014 at 06:28:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 45%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:39 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, June 27, 2014 at 8:09 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 20, 2014 at 06:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.44 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 29.9"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 58.6"||1000.88 mi||west||0° 10' 55.3"||12.51 mi||north||1000.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 57' 28.2"||825.43 mi||east||4° 11' 51.1"||288.45 mi||north||871.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Accra||Fri 6:28 AM||257 km||160 miles||139 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Fri 6:28 AM||313 km||195 miles||169 nm||NW|
|Kumasi||Fri 6:28 AM||326 km||203 miles||176 nm||N|
|Lome||Fri 6:28 AM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm||NE|
|Atakpamé||Fri 6:28 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 6:28 AM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm||NW|
|Cotonou||Fri 7:28 AM||540 km||335 miles||291 nm||ENE|
|Bohicon||Fri 7:28 AM||561 km||349 miles||303 nm||NE|
|Porto Novo||Fri 7:28 AM||564 km||350 miles||304 nm||ENE|
|Bouaké||Fri 6:28 AM||573 km||356 miles||310 nm||NW|
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