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 17:38:00 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: 70%
|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 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.22 meters/second, 1559.6 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.1 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' 26.3"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 26.5"||968.92 mi||west||0° 08' 01.8"||9.20 mi||north||969.24 mi|
|24 hours||13° 10' 47.3"||884.34 mi||east||3° 34' 05.3"||245.27 mi||north||923.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Tue 4:38 AM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm||ESE|
|Honiara||Tue 4:38 AM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm||NW|
|Port Vila||Tue 4:38 AM||649 km||403 miles||350 nm||SE|
|Noumea||Tue 4:38 AM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm||SSE|
|Gizo||Tue 4:38 AM||989 km||614 miles||534 nm||NW|
|Yaren||Tue 5:38 AM||1542 km||958 miles||833 nm||NNE|
|Suva||Tue 5:38 AM||1650 km||1025 miles||891 nm||ESE|
|Funafuti||Tue 5:38 AM||1814 km||1127 miles||979 nm||ENE|
|Brisbane||Tue 3:38 AM||1843 km||1145 miles||995 nm||SW|
|Port Moresby||Tue 3:38 AM||1858 km||1154 miles||1003 nm||WNW|
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