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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 = Friday, July 18, 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: 59%

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 Friday, July 18, 2014 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 45' North, Longitude: 24° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.08 meters/second, 1602.3 km/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.59 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miNorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 29' 33.3"995.52 miWest0° 10' 25.1"11.93 miNorth995.41 mi
24 hours12° 07' 10.2"832.52 miEast3° 54' 33.1"268.65 miNorth870.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaFri 5:48 AM905 km562 miles489 nmNorth N
BissauFri 6:48 AM1088 km676 miles587 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulFri 6:48 AM1104 km686 miles596 nmNortheast NE
DakarFri 6:48 AM1136 km706 miles613 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 6:48 AM1179 km733 miles637 nmEast-northeast ENE
FreetownFri 6:48 AM1208 km751 miles652 nmEast E
MonroviaFri 6:48 AM1465 km910 miles791 nmEast E
NouakchottFri 6:48 AM1529 km950 miles826 nmNortheast NE
BamakoFri 6:48 AM1877 km1166 miles1014 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaFri 3:48 AM1983 km1232 miles1070 nmSouthwest SW

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