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 Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 17:48:00 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: 59%
|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 Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.79 meters/second, 1583.3 km/hour, 983.8 miles/hour or 854.9 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' 27.7"||16.40 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 42.6"||983.73 mi||west||0° 09' 46.8"||11.21 mi||north||984.06 mi|
|24 hours||347° 18' 10.6"||863.71 mi||west||4° 08' 18.5"||284.43 mi||north||914.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Wed 5:48 AM||577 km||358 miles||312 nm||ENE|
|Lautoka||Wed 5:48 AM||857 km||532 miles||462 nm||SSE|
|Nadi||Wed 5:48 AM||875 km||544 miles||472 nm||SSE|
|Suva||Wed 5:48 AM||954 km||593 miles||515 nm||SSE|
|Luganville||Wed 4:48 AM||957 km||594 miles||517 nm||SW|
|Port Vila||Wed 4:48 AM||1033 km||642 miles||558 nm||SW|
|Tarawa||Wed 5:48 AM||1324 km||823 miles||715 nm||N|
|Yaren||Wed 5:48 AM||1374 km||854 miles||742 nm||NW|
|Apia||Wed 6:48 AM||1555 km||966 miles||840 nm||ESE|
|Baker Island||Tue 5:48 AM||1557 km||968 miles||841 nm||NE|
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