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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 = Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 5:58:00 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: 59%

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 Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 17:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 27' South, Longitude: 172° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.83 meters/second, 1583.4 km/hour, 983.9 miles/hour or 855.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.40 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 27' 43.0"983.75 miWest0° 09' 47.3"11.21 miNorth984.07 mi
24 hours347° 18' 20.3"863.53 miWest4° 08' 28.0"284.59 miNorth913.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleWed 4:58 AM782 km486 miles422 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiWed 5:58 AM797 km495 miles430 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaWed 4:58 AM909 km565 miles491 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LautokaWed 5:58 AM973 km604 miles525 nmSoutheast SE
NadiWed 5:58 AM988 km614 miles533 nmSoutheast SE
LabasaWed 5:58 AM1019 km633 miles550 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaWed 5:58 AM1082 km672 miles584 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 5:58 AM1243 km772 miles671 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaWed 5:58 AM1316 km818 miles711 nmNorth N
HoniaraWed 4:58 AM1349 km838 miles728 nmWest W

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