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 5:06:00 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 17:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.90 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.2 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' 29.9"||16.33 mi||West||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||South||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 56.6"||979.37 mi||West||0° 08' 09.6"||9.35 mi||South||979.15 mi|
|24 hours||12° 16' 59.9"||829.73 mi||East||2° 57' 19.0"||203.17 mi||South||849.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Thu 2:36 AM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm||W|
|Tennant Creek||Thu 2:36 AM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm||SSW|
|Cairns||Thu 3:06 AM||925 km||575 miles||499 nm||ESE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 3:06 AM||1003 km||623 miles||542 nm||ENE|
|Jayapura||Thu 2:06 AM||1122 km||697 miles||606 nm||NNE|
|Alice Springs||Thu 2:36 AM||1338 km||832 miles||723 nm||SSW|
|Manokwari||Thu 2:06 AM||1372 km||853 miles||741 nm||NNW|
|Dili||Thu 2:06 AM||1480 km||920 miles||799 nm||WNW|
|Manado||Thu 1:06 AM||2159 km||1342 miles||1166 nm||NW|
|Brisbane||Thu 3:06 AM||2247 km||1396 miles||1214 nm||SE|
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