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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 Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 10:50:00 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: 32%

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 Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 40' North, Longitude: 52° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.42 meters/second, 1596.3 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.53 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 30' 11.2"991.77 miwest0° 09' 43.0"11.13 minorth991.62 mi
24 hours11° 56' 25.4"816.54 mieast3° 36' 52.3"248.43 minorth849.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniSat 7:50 AM376 km234 miles203 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboSat 7:50 AM411 km255 miles222 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneSat 7:50 AM415 km258 miles224 nmSouth S
Nieuw NickerieSat 7:50 AM555 km345 miles300 nmWest-southwest WSW
New AmsterdamSat 6:50 AM588 km366 miles318 nmWest-southwest WSW
GeorgetownSat 6:50 AM629 km391 miles340 nmWest-southwest WSW
LindenSat 6:50 AM674 km419 miles364 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownSat 6:50 AM895 km556 miles483 nmNorthwest NW
ScarboroughSat 6:50 AM917 km570 miles495 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChaguanasSat 6:50 AM971 km603 miles524 nmWest-northwest WNW
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