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 12:48:00 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: 42%
|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 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.81 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 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' 30.0"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 04.0"||999.40 mi||west||0° 10' 42.7"||12.27 mi||north||999.34 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 24.4"||822.91 mi||east||4° 05' 19.6"||280.97 mi||north||866.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 6:48 AM||774 km||481 miles||418 nm||SE|
|San Salvador||Fri 6:48 AM||1083 km||673 miles||585 nm||NNE|
|Santa Ana||Fri 6:48 AM||1096 km||681 miles||592 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 6:48 AM||1123 km||698 miles||607 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Fri 6:48 AM||1131 km||703 miles||611 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Fri 6:48 AM||1180 km||733 miles||637 nm||ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 6:48 AM||1228 km||763 miles||663 nm||NNE|
|Belmopan||Fri 6:48 AM||1461 km||908 miles||789 nm||NNE|
|Acapulco *||Fri 7:48 AM||1497 km||930 miles||808 nm||NNW|
|Veracruz *||Fri 7:48 AM||1607 km||999 miles||868 nm||N|
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