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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 = Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 6:30:00 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: 21%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 18' South, Longitude: 148° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.46 meters/second, 1571.3 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.27 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 26' 37.1"976.18 miWest0° 09' 09.2"10.49 miNorth976.51 mi
24 hours13° 12' 40.9"892.91 miEast3° 59' 20.5"274.17 miNorth939.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteWed 8:30 AM588 km365 miles317 nmSouth S
RarotongaWed 8:30 AM1544 km959 miles834 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiThu 8:30 AM1838 km1142 miles992 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiWed 7:30 AM2398 km1490 miles1295 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 10:30 AM2407 km1496 miles1300 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoThu 7:30 AM2488 km1546 miles1343 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 8:30 AM2514 km1562 miles1357 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 7:30 AM2991 km1859 miles1615 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandWed 6:30 AM3371 km2095 miles1820 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiThu 6:30 AM3544 km2202 miles1914 nmWest W

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