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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 = Monday, March 31, 2014 at 12:44:00 AM.

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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, April 7, 2014 at 8:32 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 31, 2014 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 34' North, Longitude: 172° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.81 meters/second, 1601.3 km/hour, 995.0 miles/hour or 864.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.58 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miNorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 28' 41.6"994.91 miWest0° 10' 46.2"12.33 miNorth994.80 mi
24 hours347° 29' 42.0"859.31 miWest4° 03' 05.4"278.43 miNorth899.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroMon 12:44 PM142 km88 miles77 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaMon 12:44 PM572 km355 miles309 nmSouth S
YarenMon 12:44 PM1005 km625 miles543 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSun 12:44 PM1407 km874 miles760 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandMon 12:44 PM1545 km960 miles834 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalikirMon 11:44 AM1592 km989 miles860 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 12:44 PM1824 km1133 miles985 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraMon 11:44 AM2255 km1401 miles1218 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoMon 1:44 PM2520 km1566 miles1361 nmSoutheast SE
MidwaySun 1:44 PM2620 km1628 miles1415 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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