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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 6:28:00 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: 54%

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 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 43' North, Longitude: 166° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.10 meters/second, 1595.2 km/hour, 991.2 miles/hour or 861.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.52 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 29' 42.9"991.06 miWest0° 09' 46.8"11.20 miNorth990.91 mi
24 hours12° 04' 47.3"825.93 miEast3° 36' 59.3"248.56 miNorth858.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KwajaleinSat 6:28 AM97 km60 miles52 nmEast E
MajuroSat 6:28 AM531 km330 miles286 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirSat 5:28 AM979 km609 miles529 nmWest W
YarenSat 6:28 AM1025 km637 miles553 nmSouth S
TarawaSat 6:28 AM1057 km656 miles570 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandSat 6:28 AM1169 km726 miles631 nmNorth N
Baker IslandFri 6:28 AM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSat 5:28 AM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSat 6:28 AM2347 km1458 miles1267 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaSat 4:28 AM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmWest-northwest WNW

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