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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 6:28:00 PM.

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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: 39%

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 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 54' North, Longitude: 175° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.11 meters/second, 1606.0 km/hour, 997.9 miles/hour or 867.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.63 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 07.4"997.83 miWest0° 10' 29.7"12.02 miNorth997.74 mi
24 hours11° 55' 53.9"820.97 miEast3° 58' 51.5"273.58 miNorth861.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandFri 6:28 AM641 km398 miles346 nmSouth S
TarawaSat 6:28 AM1379 km857 miles745 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroSat 6:28 AM1467 km912 miles792 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 6:28 AM1702 km1058 miles919 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 7:28 AM1750 km1088 miles945 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiSat 8:28 AM2056 km1277 miles1110 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSat 6:28 AM2089 km1298 miles1128 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaSat 7:28 AM2218 km1378 miles1198 nmSouth S
Wake IslandSat 6:28 AM2444 km1519 miles1320 nmNorthwest NW
MidwayFri 7:28 AM2479 km1541 miles1339 nmNorth N

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