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 Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 16:56:00 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: 65%
|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 Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.81 meters/second, 1522.1 km/hour, 945.8 miles/hour or 821.9 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' 26.3"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 14.3"||945.51 mi||west||0° 01' 39.3"||1.90 mi||south||945.44 mi|
|24 hours||346° 21' 48.5"||893.10 mi||west||0° 07' 08.3"||8.18 mi||south||892.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suva||Sun 4:56 AM||120 km||75 miles||65 nm||NW|
|Nadi||Sun 4:56 AM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm||WNW|
|Lautoka||Sun 4:56 AM||238 km||148 miles||129 nm||WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 5:56 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm||ESE|
|Pangai||Sun 5:56 AM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm||E|
|Neiafu||Sun 5:56 AM||705 km||438 miles||380 nm||E|
|Apia *||Sun 6:56 AM||1097 km||681 miles||592 nm||ENE|
|Alofi||Sat 5:56 AM||1132 km||704 miles||611 nm||E|
|Funafuti||Sun 4:56 AM||1136 km||706 miles||613 nm||N|
|Port Vila||Sun 3:56 AM||1171 km||728 miles||632 nm||W|
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