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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 Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 02:08:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 00' North, Longitude: 133° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.03 meters/second, 1526.5 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"15.81 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 29' 52.5"948.26 miwest0° 00' 33.4"0.64 minorth948.23 mi
24 hours11° 57' 41.8"782.44 mieast0° 12' 29.0"14.31 misouth783.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokThu 11:08 AM1277 km794 miles690 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 12:08 PM1338 km831 miles722 nmEast-southeast ESE
TaipeiThu 10:08 AM1417 km880 miles765 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuezonThu 10:08 AM1420 km882 miles767 nmWest-southwest WSW
KagoshimaThu 11:08 AM1428 km887 miles771 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManilaThu 10:08 AM1429 km888 miles772 nmWest-southwest WSW
KumamotoThu 11:08 AM1556 km967 miles840 nmNorth N
DavaoThu 10:08 AM1579 km981 miles852 nmSouthwest SW
FukuokaThu 11:08 AM1655 km1028 miles894 nmNorth N
KitakyushuThu 11:08 AM1670 km1038 miles902 nmNorth N

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