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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, July 18, 2014 at 06:48:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 59%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 11:25 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 2:09 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, July 18, 2014 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 29.5"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 33.3"||995.58 mi||west||0° 10' 25.1"||11.93 mi||north||995.47 mi|
|24 hours||12° 07' 09.8"||832.56 mi||east||3° 54' 31.4"||268.64 mi||north||871.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Fri 5:48 AM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm||N|
|Bissau||Fri 6:48 AM||1113 km||692 miles||601 nm||ENE|
|Banjul||Fri 6:48 AM||1126 km||700 miles||608 nm||NE|
|Dakar||Fri 6:48 AM||1155 km||718 miles||624 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Fri 6:48 AM||1208 km||751 miles||652 nm||ENE|
|Freetown||Fri 6:48 AM||1238 km||769 miles||668 nm||E|
|Monrovia||Fri 6:48 AM||1495 km||929 miles||807 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Fri 6:48 AM||1546 km||961 miles||835 nm||NE|
|Bamako||Fri 6:48 AM||1905 km||1184 miles||1029 nm||ENE|
|Fortaleza||Fri 3:48 AM||1965 km||1221 miles||1061 nm||SW|
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