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 Friday, March 21, 2014 at 17:06:00 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: 75%
|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 Friday, March 21, 2014 at 17:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.24 meters/second, 1534.5 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.5 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' 27.2"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||south||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 16.2"||953.26 mi||west||0° 04' 14.9"||4.87 mi||south||953.09 mi|
|24 hours||13° 18' 09.0"||877.32 mi||east||1° 12' 37.4"||83.25 mi||south||878.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Sat 4:06 AM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm||ENE|
|Port Vila||Sat 4:06 AM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm||E|
|Noumea||Sat 4:06 AM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Sat 4:06 AM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm||NNW|
|Brisbane||Sat 3:06 AM||1525 km||947 miles||823 nm||SW|
|Suva||Sat 5:06 AM||1598 km||993 miles||863 nm||E|
|Cairns||Sat 3:06 AM||1871 km||1162 miles||1010 nm||W|
|Yaren||Sat 5:06 AM||1925 km||1196 miles||1040 nm||NNE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 3:06 AM||1966 km||1222 miles||1062 nm||WNW|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:06 AM||1989 km||1236 miles||1074 nm||ENE|
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