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, April 17, 2014 at 3:56:00 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: 94%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 7:44 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:53 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.51 meters/second, 1539.0 km/hour, 956.3 miles/hour or 831.0 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' 27.0"||15.94 mi||West||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||South||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 59.2"||956.05 mi||West||0° 05' 02.9"||5.79 mi||South||955.85 mi|
|24 hours||13° 25' 02.7"||887.77 mi||East||1° 32' 02.6"||105.50 mi||South||890.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Fri 1:56 AM||480 km||299 miles||259 nm||W|
|Port Moresby||Fri 1:56 AM||897 km||557 miles||484 nm||NNW|
|Brisbane||Fri 1:56 AM||1197 km||744 miles||646 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Fri 2:56 AM||1339 km||832 miles||723 nm||NE|
|Alice Springs||Fri 1:26 AM||1866 km||1160 miles||1008 nm||WSW|
|Sydney||Fri 1:56 AM||1874 km||1164 miles||1012 nm||S|
|Jayapura||Fri 12:56 AM||1909 km||1186 miles||1031 nm||NW|
|Port Vila||Fri 2:56 AM||1917 km||1191 miles||1035 nm||E|
|Canberra||Fri 1:56 AM||2032 km||1263 miles||1097 nm||S|
|Darwin||Fri 1:26 AM||2151 km||1337 miles||1162 nm||W|
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