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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 4:56:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 96%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, March 16, 2014 at 5:10 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 54' South, Longitude: 129° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.66 meters/second, 1597.2 km/hour, 992.4 miles/hour or 862.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.54 miWest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 miSouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 31' 11.9"992.30 miWest0° 09' 20.5"10.70 miSouth992.14 mi
24 hours11° 45' 10.4"803.21 miEast3° 31' 47.7"242.62 miSouth834.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BaucauWed 1:56 AM305 km189 miles164 nmWest W
SameWed 1:56 AM389 km242 miles210 nmWest W
DiliWed 1:56 AM399 km248 miles215 nmWest W
DarwinWed 2:26 AM434 km270 miles235 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuaiWed 1:56 AM434 km270 miles235 nmWest W
AmbonWed 1:56 AM586 km364 miles316 nmNorth N
KupangWed 12:56 AM631 km392 miles341 nmWest-southwest WSW
EndeWed 12:56 AM829 km515 miles448 nmWest W
KendariWed 12:56 AM916 km569 miles494 nmNorthwest NW
ManokwariWed 1:56 AM1039 km646 miles561 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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