Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 5:30:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 12%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.15 meters/second, 1591.7 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 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"||16.48 mi||West||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||North||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 19.2"||988.95 mi||West||0° 10' 41.3"||12.24 mi||North||989.25 mi|
|24 hours||12° 56' 40.3"||885.60 mi||East||4° 28' 16.0"||307.24 mi||North||941.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Thu 9:30 AM||2075 km||1289 miles||1120 nm||SSW|
|Easter Island *||Thu 12:30 PM||2396 km||1489 miles||1294 nm||SSE|
|Papeete||Thu 7:30 AM||3254 km||2022 miles||1757 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 11:30 AM||3578 km||2223 miles||1932 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City||Thu 11:30 AM||3907 km||2428 miles||2110 nm||NE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 7:30 AM||4195 km||2606 miles||2265 nm||WNW|
|Guatemala||Thu 11:30 AM||4221 km||2623 miles||2279 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 11:30 AM||4284 km||2662 miles||2313 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 10:30 AM||4294 km||2668 miles||2319 nm||NNE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 7:30 AM||4393 km||2729 miles||2372 nm||WSW|
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