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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, April 7, 2014 at 08:30:00 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: 50%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, 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
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.6"||16.01 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||south||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 43.0"||960.26 mi||west||0° 04' 15.5"||4.88 mi||south||960.46 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 48.8"||737.92 mi||east||2° 02' 14.8"||140.10 mi||south||754.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Mon 6:30 PM||226 km||140 miles||122 nm||SSE|
|Hagåtña||Mon 6:30 PM||410 km||255 miles||221 nm||S|
|Melekeok||Mon 5:30 PM||1566 km||973 miles||845 nm||SW|
|Palikir||Mon 7:30 PM||1812 km||1126 miles||978 nm||SE|
|Yokohama||Mon 5:30 PM||2099 km||1304 miles||1133 nm||NNW|
|Tokyo||Mon 5:30 PM||2123 km||1319 miles||1146 nm||NNW|
|Nagoya||Mon 5:30 PM||2157 km||1340 miles||1165 nm||NNW|
|Osaka||Mon 5:30 PM||2164 km||1345 miles||1169 nm||NNW|
|Kobe||Mon 5:30 PM||2181 km||1355 miles||1178 nm||NNW|
|Kyoto||Mon 5:30 PM||2186 km||1358 miles||1180 nm||NNW|
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