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 05:42:00 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: 12%
|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 05:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.84 meters/second, 1587.0 km/hour, 986.1 miles/hour or 856.9 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"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 39.1"||986.09 mi||west||0° 10' 59.8"||12.60 mi||north||986.43 mi|
|24 hours||13° 00' 47.2"||888.41 mi||east||4° 33' 38.8"||313.43 mi||north||946.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Sat 3:12 PM||514 km||319 miles||277 nm||SW|
|Baucau||Sat 2:42 PM||865 km||538 miles||467 nm||W|
|Ambon||Sat 2:42 PM||915 km||568 miles||494 nm||NW|
|Manokwari||Sat 2:42 PM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm||N|
|Same||Sat 2:42 PM||949 km||589 miles||512 nm||W|
|Dili||Sat 2:42 PM||960 km||596 miles||518 nm||W|
|Suai||Sat 2:42 PM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm||W|
|Jayapura||Sat 2:42 PM||1032 km||641 miles||557 nm||NE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 3:42 PM||1418 km||881 miles||766 nm||E|
|Kendari||Sat 1:42 PM||1426 km||886 miles||770 nm||WNW|
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