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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 08:08:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, July 19, 2014 at 2:10 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, July 26, 2014 at 10:43 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 55' North, Longitude: 51° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.30 meters/second, 1556.3 km/hour, 967.0 miles/hour or 840.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.12 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 misouth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.7"966.84 miwest0° 05' 22.5"6.16 misouth967.07 mi
24 hours11° 00' 51.6"732.73 mieast2° 26' 54.8"168.34 misouth755.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahSat 12:08 PM281 km175 miles152 nmEast-northeast ENE
Al MukallaSat 11:08 AM318 km198 miles172 nmWest-southwest WSW
HadibuSat 11:08 AM440 km273 miles237 nmSoutheast SE
BosasoSat 11:08 AM582 km362 miles314 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdenSat 11:08 AM801 km498 miles432 nmWest-southwest WSW
SanaSat 11:08 AM807 km501 miles436 nmWest W
Ta'izzSat 11:08 AM869 km540 miles469 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al HudaydahSat 11:08 AM950 km590 miles513 nmWest W
Abu DhabiSat 12:08 PM984 km611 miles531 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NizwaSat 12:08 PM987 km613 miles533 nmNortheast NE

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