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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 Friday, June 27, 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Friday, June 27, 2014 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 48' North, Longitude: 145° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.80 meters/second, 1529.3 km/hour, 950.2 miles/hour or 825.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"15.84 miwest0° 00' 01.6"0.03 misouth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 30' 23.0"949.99 miwest0° 01' 40.2"1.92 misouth950.07 mi
24 hours11° 42' 29.5"766.82 mieast1° 04' 11.6"73.58 misouth772.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanFri 12:08 PM398 km247 miles215 nmSouth S
HagåtñaFri 12:08 PM595 km370 miles321 nmSouth S
MelekeokFri 11:08 AM1722 km1070 miles930 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 1:08 PM1894 km1177 miles1022 nmSoutheast SE
HamamatsuFri 11:08 AM1927 km1197 miles1040 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaFri 11:08 AM1929 km1199 miles1042 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaFri 11:08 AM1936 km1203 miles1045 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiFri 11:08 AM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaFri 11:08 AM1957 km1216 miles1057 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoFri 11:08 AM1960 km1218 miles1058 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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