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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 6:48:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 70%

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 Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 22' North, Longitude: 36° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.50 meters/second, 1611.0 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.68 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 28' 59.1"1000.95 miWest0° 11' 22.0"13.02 miNorth1000.97 mi
24 hours12° 17' 05.5"849.03 miEast4° 22' 58.1"301.15 miNorth898.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaThu 3:48 AM717 km446 miles387 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fernando de NoronhaThu 4:48 AM814 km506 miles439 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RecifeThu 3:48 AM1164 km723 miles629 nmSouth S
BelémThu 3:48 AM1415 km879 miles764 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorThu 3:48 AM1714 km1065 miles926 nmSouth S
CayenneThu 3:48 AM1800 km1118 miles972 nmWest W
PraiaThu 5:48 AM1977 km1229 miles1068 nmNortheast NE
ParamariboThu 3:48 AM2125 km1321 miles1148 nmWest W
BrasiliaThu 3:48 AM2377 km1477 miles1284 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownThu 2:48 AM2471 km1535 miles1334 nmWest-northwest WNW

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