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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 = Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 5:28:00 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: 37%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 17:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 58' South, Longitude: 155° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.91 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 34.0"1001.88 miWest0° 11' 15.2"12.89 miNorth1002.02 mi
24 hours12° 05' 04.0"835.40 miEast4° 29' 02.4"308.09 miNorth890.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 7:28 AM469 km292 miles253 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteThu 7:28 AM1841 km1144 miles994 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoFri 6:28 AM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaThu 7:28 AM2180 km1355 miles1177 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaFri 6:28 AM2217 km1377 miles1197 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 5:28 AM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmWest W
AlofiThu 6:28 AM2455 km1526 miles1326 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluThu 7:28 AM2588 km1608 miles1397 nmNorth N
FunafutiFri 5:28 AM2892 km1797 miles1561 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaFri 6:28 AM3008 km1869 miles1624 nmSouthwest SW

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