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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 14:08:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 01' North, Longitude: 40° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.11 meters/second, 1526.8 km/hour, 948.7 miles/hour or 824.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"15.81 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 30' 05.6"948.45 miwest0° 00' 34.2"0.66 misouth948.48 mi
24 hours11° 50' 51.0"774.94 mieast0° 38' 51.8"44.55 misouth777.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaThu 1:08 PM1851 km1150 miles999 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneThu 11:08 AM2027 km1260 miles1095 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownThu 10:08 AM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboThu 11:08 AM2168 km1347 miles1171 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceThu 10:08 AM2257 km1403 miles1219 nmWest W
CastriesThu 10:08 AM2266 km1408 miles1224 nmWest W
RoseauThu 10:08 AM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Thu 10:08 AM2281 km1418 miles1232 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Thu 10:08 AM2291 km1423 miles1237 nmWest W
KingstownThu 10:08 AM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmWest-southwest WSW

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