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 Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 05:22:00 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: 11%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 05:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.75 meters/second, 1586.7 km/hour, 985.9 miles/hour or 856.8 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' 26.6"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 37.5"||985.89 mi||west||0° 10' 58.8"||12.58 mi||north||986.23 mi|
|24 hours||13° 01' 20.4"||888.88 mi||east||4° 33' 24.3"||313.16 mi||north||947.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jayapura||Sat 2:22 PM||774 km||481 miles||418 nm||NNE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 3:22 PM||890 km||553 miles||480 nm||E|
|Lae||Sat 3:22 PM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm||ENE|
|Darwin||Sat 2:52 PM||965 km||600 miles||521 nm||WSW|
|Manokwari||Sat 2:22 PM||1091 km||678 miles||589 nm||NNW|
|Cairns||Sat 3:22 PM||1107 km||688 miles||598 nm||SE|
|Dili||Sat 2:22 PM||1488 km||925 miles||804 nm||W|
|Alice Springs||Sat 2:52 PM||1682 km||1045 miles||908 nm||SSW|
|Melekeok||Sat 2:22 PM||1928 km||1198 miles||1041 nm||NNW|
|Manado||Sat 1:22 PM||1983 km||1232 miles||1071 nm||NW|
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