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 23:50:00 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 23:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.43 meters/second, 1581.9 km/hour, 983.0 miles/hour or 854.2 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' 56.5"||982.91 mi||west||0° 10' 35.5"||12.13 mi||north||983.26 mi|
|24 hours||13° 26' 05.6"||914.99 mi||east||4° 29' 07.0"||308.25 mi||north||970.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Fri 10:50 AM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Fri 10:50 AM||660 km||410 miles||357 nm||W|
|Port Vila||Fri 10:50 AM||883 km||549 miles||477 nm||SSE|
|Gizo||Fri 10:50 AM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm||WNW|
|Yaren||Fri 11:50 AM||1064 km||661 miles||574 nm||N|
|Noumea||Fri 10:50 AM||1347 km||837 miles||728 nm||S|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:50 AM||1469 km||913 miles||793 nm||E|
|Tarawa||Fri 11:50 AM||1495 km||929 miles||807 nm||NNE|
|Suva||Fri 11:50 AM||1614 km||1003 miles||871 nm||SE|
|Majuro||Fri 11:50 AM||1995 km||1240 miles||1077 nm||NNE|
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