Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 4:56:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 91%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 5:10 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.95 meters/second, 1576.6 km/hour, 979.7 miles/hour or 851.3 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' 29.9"||16.33 mi||West||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||South||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 57.1"||979.46 mi||West||0° 08' 10.3"||9.36 mi||South||979.25 mi|
|24 hours||12° 16' 46.2"||829.54 mi||East||2° 57' 36.1"||203.49 mi||South||849.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Weipa||Thu 2:56 AM||103 km||64 miles||56 nm||ESE|
|Cairns||Thu 2:56 AM||720 km||448 miles||389 nm||SE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 2:56 AM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm||ENE|
|Lae||Thu 2:56 AM||915 km||568 miles||494 nm||NE|
|Jayapura||Thu 1:56 AM||1094 km||680 miles||591 nm||N|
|Darwin||Thu 2:26 AM||1098 km||682 miles||593 nm||W|
|Alice Springs||Thu 2:26 AM||1454 km||903 miles||785 nm||SSW|
|Manokwari||Thu 1:56 AM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm||NNW|
|Dili||Thu 1:56 AM||1735 km||1078 miles||937 nm||WNW|
|Brisbane||Thu 2:56 AM||2088 km||1298 miles||1128 nm||SE|
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