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 05:32:00 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 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.80 meters/second, 1586.9 km/hour, 986.0 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' 38.2"||985.93 mi||west||0° 10' 59.2"||12.59 mi||north||986.26 mi|
|24 hours||13° 01' 03.7"||888.58 mi||east||4° 33' 31.7"||313.27 mi||north||946.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Sat 3:02 PM||727 km||452 miles||392 nm||WSW|
|Jayapura||Sat 2:32 PM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm||NNE|
|Manokwari||Sat 2:32 PM||979 km||608 miles||529 nm||NNW|
|Port Moresby||Sat 3:32 PM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm||E|
|Dili||Sat 2:32 PM||1224 km||761 miles||661 nm||W|
|Cairns||Sat 3:32 PM||1295 km||805 miles||699 nm||SE|
|Alice Springs||Sat 3:02 PM||1619 km||1006 miles||874 nm||S|
|Manado||Sat 1:32 PM||1776 km||1104 miles||959 nm||NW|
|Gorontalo||Sat 1:32 PM||1862 km||1157 miles||1006 nm||NW|
|Melekeok||Sat 2:32 PM||1874 km||1165 miles||1012 nm||N|
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