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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, April 7, 2014 at 8:30:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

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, April 7, 2014 at 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 10' North, Longitude: 145° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.37 meters/second, 1545.7 km/hour, 960.5 miles/hour or 834.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.01 miWest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 miSouth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.0"960.26 miWest0° 04' 15.5"4.88 miSouth960.46 mi
24 hours11° 09' 48.8"737.92 miEast2° 02' 14.8"140.10 miSouth754.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 6:30 PM226 km140 miles122 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaMon 6:30 PM410 km255 miles221 nmSouth S
MelekeokMon 5:30 PM1566 km973 miles845 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirMon 7:30 PM1812 km1126 miles978 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaMon 5:30 PM2101 km1306 miles1135 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 5:30 PM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaMon 5:30 PM2157 km1340 miles1165 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaMon 5:30 PM2166 km1346 miles1169 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeMon 5:30 PM2181 km1355 miles1177 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KyotoMon 5:30 PM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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