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 Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 23:14:00 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: 6%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Friday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.42 meters/second, 1520.7 km/hour, 944.9 miles/hour or 821.1 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' 23.0"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 59.3"||944.68 mi||west||0° 04' 21.7"||5.00 mi||north||944.89 mi|
|24 hours||345° 16' 41.3"||966.91 mi||west||2° 21' 09.8"||161.79 mi||north||986.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Wed 10:14 AM||326 km||203 miles||176 nm||E|
|Luganville||Wed 10:14 AM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm||NNE|
|Noumea||Wed 10:14 AM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Wed 10:14 AM||1137 km||707 miles||614 nm||NNW|
|Suva||Wed 11:14 AM||1389 km||863 miles||750 nm||E|
|Brisbane||Wed 9:14 AM||1616 km||1004 miles||872 nm||SW|
|Funafuti||Wed 11:14 AM||1854 km||1152 miles||1001 nm||NE|
|Yaren||Wed 11:14 AM||1973 km||1226 miles||1065 nm||N|
|Nukualofa||Wed 12:14 PM||2068 km||1285 miles||1117 nm||ESE|
|Cairns||Wed 9:14 AM||2076 km||1290 miles||1121 nm||W|
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