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.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 06:14:00 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: 24%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 06:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.24 meters/second, 1563.3 km/hour, 971.4 miles/hour or 844.1 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' 31.1"||16.19 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||16.19 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 10.3"||971.22 mi||west||0° 08' 46.0"||10.05 mi||south||971.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 13.8"||767.32 mi||east||3° 50' 24.2"||263.99 mi||south||817.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Sat 4:14 PM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm|| WNW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sat 4:14 PM||323 km||201 miles||174 nm|| WSW|
|Palikir||Sat 5:14 PM||1460 km||907 miles||788 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Sat 3:14 PM||1613 km||1002 miles||871 nm|| WSW|
|Jayapura||Sat 3:14 PM||2054 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Sat 6:14 PM||2104 km||1308 miles||1136 nm|| ENE|
|Manokwari||Sat 3:14 PM||2272 km||1412 miles||1227 nm|| SW|
|Yokohama||Sat 3:14 PM||2419 km||1503 miles||1306 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Sat 3:14 PM||2442 km||1518 miles||1319 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Sat 3:14 PM||2492 km||1548 miles||1345 nm|| NNW|
Related time zone tools