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 Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 23:40:00 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: 3%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:16 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.39 meters/second, 1581.8 km/hour, 982.9 miles/hour or 854.1 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' 25.9"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 56.0"||982.75 mi||west||0° 10' 34.8"||12.12 mi||north||983.09 mi|
|24 hours||346° 33' 44.4"||915.03 mi||west||4° 28' 55.3"||308.01 mi||north||970.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Fri 10:40 AM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm||SSW|
|Port Vila||Fri 10:40 AM||841 km||523 miles||454 nm||S|
|Honiara||Fri 10:40 AM||923 km||574 miles||499 nm||W|
|Yaren||Fri 11:40 AM||1073 km||667 miles||579 nm||N|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:40 AM||1208 km||751 miles||652 nm||E|
|Noumea||Fri 10:40 AM||1358 km||844 miles||733 nm||S|
|Tarawa||Fri 11:40 AM||1377 km||856 miles||744 nm||NNE|
|Suva||Fri 11:40 AM||1403 km||872 miles||757 nm||SE|
|Majuro||Fri 11:40 AM||1937 km||1204 miles||1046 nm||N|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:40 AM||2032 km||1263 miles||1097 nm||ENE|
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