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 Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 06:48:00 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: 34%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, June 27, 2014 at 8:10 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.16 meters/second, 1599.0 km/hour, 993.6 miles/hour or 863.4 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' 30.2"||16.56 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 11.0"||993.44 mi||west||0° 09' 55.6"||11.37 mi||north||993.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 03.2"||817.49 mi||east||3° 42' 43.2"||255.12 mi||north||852.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Benin City||Sat 7:48 AM||184 km||114 miles||99 nm||S|
|Ibadan||Sat 7:48 AM||213 km||132 miles||115 nm||WSW|
|Abuja||Sat 7:48 AM||227 km||141 miles||122 nm||ENE|
|Enugu||Sat 7:48 AM||261 km||162 miles||141 nm||SE|
|Abeokuta||Sat 7:48 AM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm||WSW|
|Makurdi||Sat 7:48 AM||310 km||193 miles||168 nm||E|
|Owerri||Sat 7:48 AM||313 km||195 miles||169 nm||SSE|
|Lagos||Sat 7:48 AM||313 km||195 miles||169 nm||WSW|
|Kaduna||Sat 7:48 AM||337 km||209 miles||182 nm||NNE|
|Savé||Sat 7:48 AM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm||W|
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