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, March 20, 2014 at 09:56:00 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: 86%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 5:09 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:46 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.52 meters/second, 1560.7 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.7 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' 28.9"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.13 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 59.1"||969.59 mi||west||0° 07' 01.2"||8.04 mi||south||969.37 mi|
|24 hours||12° 39' 57.7"||847.98 mi||east||2° 25' 43.8"||167.02 mi||south||859.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Thu 4:56 AM||1433 km||891 miles||774 nm||SSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 3:56 AM||2330 km||1448 miles||1258 nm||NE|
|Adamstown||Thu 1:56 AM||2801 km||1741 miles||1513 nm||WSW|
|Lima||Thu 4:56 AM||3115 km||1936 miles||1682 nm||E|
|Quito||Thu 4:56 AM||3388 km||2105 miles||1830 nm||ENE|
|San Jose||Thu 3:56 AM||3612 km||2244 miles||1950 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 3:56 AM||3619 km||2249 miles||1954 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 3:56 AM||3636 km||2259 miles||1963 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Thu 3:56 AM||3652 km||2269 miles||1972 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 3:56 AM||3767 km||2341 miles||2034 nm||NNE|
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