Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 5:48:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 73%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, June 13, 2014 at 4:13 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.32 meters/second, 1595.9 km/hour, 991.7 miles/hour or 861.7 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"||16.53 mi||West||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||North||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 45.0"||991.58 mi||West||0° 10' 51.4"||12.43 mi||North||991.87 mi|
|24 hours||12° 39' 46.6"||868.21 mi||East||4° 27' 59.4"||306.91 mi||North||924.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gizo||Wed 4:48 AM||75 km||47 miles||41 nm||SW|
|Arawa||Wed 3:48 AM||246 km||153 miles||133 nm||NW|
|Honiara||Wed 4:48 AM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm||SE|
|Buka||Wed 3:48 AM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm||NW|
|Port Moresby||Wed 3:48 AM||1133 km||704 miles||612 nm||W|
|Yaren||Wed 5:48 AM||1322 km||822 miles||714 nm||NE|
|Palikir||Wed 4:48 AM||1610 km||1000 miles||869 nm||N|
|Cairns||Wed 3:48 AM||1622 km||1008 miles||876 nm||SW|
|Port Vila||Wed 4:48 AM||1637 km||1017 miles||884 nm||SE|
|Jayapura||Wed 2:48 AM||1924 km||1196 miles||1039 nm||WNW|
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