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.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 23:30:00 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: 11%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||152° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.40 meters/second, 1596.3 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 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' 27.5"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 29.5"||991.83 mi||west||0° 10' 59.0"||12.58 mi||north||992.11 mi|
|24 hours||12° 52' 56.4"||883.73 mi||east||4° 33' 08.0"||312.82 mi||north||940.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arawa||Fri 9:30 AM||413 km||257 miles||223 nm|| ENE|
|Gizo||Fri 10:30 AM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm|| E|
|Lae||Fri 9:30 AM||561 km||349 miles||303 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Fri 9:30 AM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| WSW|
|Honiara||Fri 10:30 AM||902 km||561 miles||487 nm|| ESE|
|Cairns||Fri 9:30 AM||1253 km||778 miles||676 nm|| SSW|
|Jayapura||Fri 8:30 AM||1365 km||848 miles||737 nm|| WNW|
|Palikir||Fri 10:30 AM||1724 km||1071 miles||931 nm|| NNE|
|Yaren||Fri 11:30 AM||1820 km||1131 miles||983 nm|| ENE|
|Port Vila||Fri 10:30 AM||2105 km||1308 miles||1137 nm|| SE|
Related time zone tools