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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 18:28:00 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: 29%

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 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 52' North, Longitude: 163° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.89 meters/second, 1590.8 km/hour, 988.5 miles/hour or 859.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.47 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 30' 10.3"988.34 miwest0° 09' 17.1"10.64 minorth988.16 mi
24 hours11° 57' 28.3"814.92 mieast3° 25' 05.1"234.95 minorth843.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSun 8:28 AM1116 km694 miles603 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluSat 8:28 AM1402 km871 miles757 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandSat 6:28 AM1794 km1115 miles969 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSun 7:28 AM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwaySat 7:28 AM2497 km1552 miles1348 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaSun 6:28 AM2766 km1719 miles1494 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaSun 7:28 AM2777 km1726 miles1500 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSun 6:28 AM2795 km1737 miles1509 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSun 6:28 AM2803 km1742 miles1514 nmWest W
AlofiSat 7:28 AM3276 km2036 miles1769 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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