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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 = Friday, March 21, 2014 at 4:46:00 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: 75%

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 Friday, March 21, 2014 at 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 33' South, Longitude: 168° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.31 meters/second, 1534.7 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"15.89 miWest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 miSouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 27' 17.3"953.35 miWest0° 04' 17.2"4.91 miSouth953.17 mi
24 hours346° 42' 13.0"876.98 miWest1° 13' 32.4"84.30 miSouth878.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaSat 3:46 AM25 km16 miles14 nmSouthwest SW
LuganvilleSat 3:46 AM263 km164 miles142 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaSat 3:46 AM563 km350 miles304 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NadiSat 4:46 AM952 km591 miles514 nmEast E
LautokaSat 4:46 AM956 km594 miles516 nmEast E
SuvaSat 4:46 AM1059 km658 miles572 nmEast E
HoniaraSat 3:46 AM1285 km799 miles694 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSat 4:46 AM1535 km954 miles829 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaSat 5:46 AM1762 km1095 miles952 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSat 4:46 AM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmNorth N

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