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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, May 19, 2014 at 5:48:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 70%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 03' South, Longitude: 161° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.26 meters/second, 1559.7 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.15 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 26' 27.0"969.01 miWest0° 08' 02.6"9.22 miNorth969.34 mi
24 hours13° 10' 36.2"884.21 miEast3° 34' 20.9"245.57 miNorth923.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraTue 4:48 AM537 km334 miles290 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuganvilleTue 4:48 AM638 km396 miles344 nmEast-southeast ESE
GizoTue 4:48 AM828 km515 miles447 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaTue 4:48 AM841 km523 miles454 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaTue 4:48 AM1052 km654 miles568 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenTue 5:48 AM1612 km1001 miles870 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyTue 3:48 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsTue 3:48 AM1710 km1063 miles923 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrisbaneTue 3:48 AM1723 km1071 miles930 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaTue 5:48 AM1871 km1163 miles1010 nmEast-southeast ESE

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