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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, June 20, 2014 at 19:28:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

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 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 04' North, Longitude: 170° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.97 meters/second, 1605.5 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 07.9"997.52 miwest0° 10' 27.2"11.97 minorth997.43 mi
24 hours348° 04' 09.1"820.66 miwest3° 57' 39.0"272.20 minorth861.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroSat 7:28 AM172 km107 miles93 nmNortheast NE
TarawaSat 7:28 AM607 km377 miles328 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSat 7:28 AM810 km504 miles438 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirSat 6:28 AM1322 km821 miles714 nmWest W
Wake IslandSat 7:28 AM1509 km938 miles815 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandFri 7:28 AM1628 km1011 miles879 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSat 7:28 AM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSat 6:28 AM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port VilaSat 6:28 AM2640 km1640 miles1425 nmSouth S
FakaofoSat 8:28 AM2684 km1668 miles1449 nmSoutheast SE

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