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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 Monday, July 14, 2014 at 05:48:00 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: 95%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, July 12, 2014 at 11:26 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, July 19, 2014 at 2:10 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 14, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 22' South, Longitude: 61° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.30 meters/second, 1574.3 km/hour, 978.2 miles/hour or 850.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.30 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 25' 20.2"978.08 miwest0° 09' 59.2"11.44 minorth978.43 mi
24 hours13° 35' 31.1"921.78 mieast4° 16' 19.2"293.60 minorth973.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Porto VelhoMon 1:48 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNorthwest NW
RiberaltaMon 1:48 AM544 km338 miles294 nmWest W
San Ignacio de VelascoMon 1:48 AM555 km345 miles300 nmSouth S
Rio BrancoMon 12:48 AM751 km467 miles406 nmWest W
CobijaMon 1:48 AM839 km521 miles453 nmWest W
ManausMon 1:48 AM919 km571 miles496 nmNorth N
La PazMon 1:48 AM950 km590 miles513 nmSouthwest SW
SucreMon 1:48 AM960 km596 miles518 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BrasiliaMon 2:48 AM1511 km939 miles816 nmEast-southeast ESE
AsuncionMon 1:48 AM1583 km984 miles855 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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