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 Thursday, April 24, 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: 21%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:52 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 6:15 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.62 meters/second, 1607.8 km/hour, 999.1 miles/hour or 868.2 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' 28.8"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 52.9"||998.97 mi||west||0° 11' 12.7"||12.84 mi||north||999.17 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 51.5"||852.94 mi||east||4° 32' 31.4"||312.08 mi||north||909.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manokwari||Fri 8:30 AM||371 km||230 miles||200 nm||N|
|Ambon||Fri 8:30 AM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm||W|
|Jayapura||Fri 8:30 AM||752 km||468 miles||406 nm||ENE|
|Sofifi||Fri 8:30 AM||915 km||569 miles||494 nm||NW|
|Ternate||Fri 8:30 AM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm||NW|
|Baucau||Fri 8:30 AM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm||WSW|
|Darwin||Fri 9:00 AM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm||SSW|
|Dili||Fri 8:30 AM||1062 km||660 miles||573 nm||WSW|
|Manado||Fri 7:30 AM||1213 km||753 miles||655 nm||WNW|
|Kendari||Fri 7:30 AM||1291 km||802 miles||697 nm||W|
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