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 07:48:00 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: 44%
|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 07:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.32 meters/second, 1610.4 km/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 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° 30' 00.0"||1000.62 mi||west||0° 10' 52.9"||12.46 mi||north||1000.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 57' 12.0"||824.88 mi||east||4° 10' 32.6"||286.96 mi||north||870.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Freetown||Fri 7:48 AM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm||ENE|
|Conakry||Fri 7:48 AM||1011 km||628 miles||546 nm||NE|
|Bissau||Fri 7:48 AM||1055 km||656 miles||570 nm||NE|
|Banjul||Fri 7:48 AM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm||NNE|
|Monrovia||Fri 7:48 AM||1159 km||720 miles||626 nm||ENE|
|Praia||Fri 6:48 AM||1240 km||770 miles||669 nm||NNW|
|Dakar||Fri 7:48 AM||1245 km||773 miles||672 nm||NNE|
|Nouakchott||Fri 7:48 AM||1652 km||1027 miles||892 nm||NNE|
|Bamako||Fri 7:48 AM||1722 km||1070 miles||930 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 7:48 AM||1770 km||1100 miles||956 nm||E|
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