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 7:17 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 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"||965.30 mi||west||0° 07' 30.4"||8.60 mi||north||965.62 mi|
|24 hours||13° 18' 10.6"||889.58 mi||east||3° 23' 21.3"||232.99 mi||north||925.79 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||1383 km||859 miles||747 nm||S|
|Adamstown||Mon 3:48 AM||2210 km||1373 miles||1193 nm||SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 5:48 AM||2899 km||1801 miles||1565 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Mon 6:48 AM||3787 km||2353 miles||2045 nm||E|
|Quito||Mon 6:48 AM||4017 km||2496 miles||2169 nm||ENE|
|Guatemala||Mon 5:48 AM||4019 km||2497 miles||2170 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Mon 5:48 AM||4028 km||2503 miles||2175 nm||NE|
|Papeete||Mon 1:48 AM||4030 km||2504 miles||2176 nm||W|
|Mexico City *||Mon 6:48 AM||4040 km||2510 miles||2181 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Mon 5:48 AM||4113 km||2555 miles||2221 nm||NE|
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