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 Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 16:48:00 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: 81%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.80 meters/second, 1536.5 km/hour, 954.7 miles/hour or 829.6 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' 25.2"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 15.2"||954.51 mi||west||0° 05' 34.1"||6.38 mi||north||954.77 mi|
|24 hours||13° 41' 18.6"||906.06 mi||east||2° 42' 14.9"||185.93 mi||north||930.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Mon 3:48 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm||ENE|
|Port Vila||Mon 3:48 AM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm||E|
|Noumea||Mon 3:48 AM||744 km||462 miles||401 nm||SE|
|Honiara||Mon 3:48 AM||861 km||535 miles||465 nm||NNW|
|Brisbane||Mon 2:48 AM||1504 km||934 miles||812 nm||SW|
|Suva||Mon 4:48 AM||1728 km||1074 miles||933 nm||E|
|Cairns||Mon 2:48 AM||1749 km||1087 miles||944 nm||W|
|Port Moresby||Mon 2:48 AM||1822 km||1132 miles||984 nm||WNW|
|Yaren||Mon 4:48 AM||1882 km||1170 miles||1016 nm||NNE|
|Funafuti||Mon 4:48 AM||2066 km||1284 miles||1116 nm||ENE|
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