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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 6:28:00 PM.

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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: 64%

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 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 33' North, Longitude: 154° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.64 meters/second, 1607.9 km/hour, 999.1 miles/hour or 868.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.65 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 29' 18.4"999.03 miWest0° 10' 58.3"12.57 miNorth998.98 mi
24 hours12° 11' 19.8"840.47 miEast4° 10' 34.2"286.97 miNorth885.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirFri 5:28 AM468 km291 miles253 nmNortheast NE
KoloniaFri 5:28 AM475 km295 miles256 nmNortheast NE
HagåtñaFri 4:28 AM1470 km914 miles794 nmNorthwest NW
YarenFri 6:28 AM1475 km916 miles796 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraFri 5:28 AM1653 km1027 miles893 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JayapuraFri 3:28 AM1739 km1081 miles939 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyFri 4:28 AM1756 km1091 miles948 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 6:28 AM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmEast E
TarawaFri 6:28 AM2067 km1284 miles1116 nmEast E
Wake IslandFri 6:28 AM2086 km1296 miles1126 nmNortheast NE

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