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, May 19, 2014 at 11:48:00 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: 73%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:16 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:59 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.61 meters/second, 1553.8 km/hour, 965.5 miles/hour or 839.0 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' 26.1"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 08.3"||965.38 mi||west||0° 07' 30.6"||8.61 mi||north||965.70 mi|
|24 hours||13° 18' 09.2"||889.63 mi||east||3° 23' 23.5"||233.05 mi||north||925.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island||Mon 5:48 AM||1389 km||863 miles||750 nm||SSE|
|Adamstown||Mon 3:48 AM||2186 km||1359 miles||1181 nm||SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 5:48 AM||2924 km||1817 miles||1579 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Mon 6:48 AM||3816 km||2371 miles||2061 nm||E|
|Papeete||Mon 1:48 AM||4001 km||2486 miles||2160 nm||W|
|Guatemala||Mon 5:48 AM||4036 km||2508 miles||2179 nm||NE|
|Quito||Mon 6:48 AM||4044 km||2513 miles||2184 nm||ENE|
|San Salvador||Mon 5:48 AM||4047 km||2515 miles||2185 nm||NE|
|Mexico City *||Mon 6:48 AM||4050 km||2517 miles||2187 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Mon 5:48 AM||4133 km||2568 miles||2232 nm||NE|
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