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 Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 19:38:00 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: 50%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, June 27, 2014 at 8:10 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 19:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.07 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 29.7"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 45.9"||1002.24 mi||west||0° 11' 11.9"||12.82 mi||north||1002.27 mi|
|24 hours||12° 00' 38.1"||830.40 mi||east||4° 21' 08.6"||299.06 mi||north||880.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Fri 6:38 AM||636 km||395 miles||343 nm||NNE|
|Kolonia||Fri 6:38 AM||643 km||400 miles||347 nm||NNE|
|Buka||Fri 5:38 AM||801 km||498 miles||433 nm||S|
|Arawa||Fri 5:38 AM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm||S|
|Yaren||Fri 7:38 AM||1278 km||794 miles||690 nm||ESE|
|Honiara||Fri 6:38 AM||1324 km||823 miles||715 nm||SSE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 5:38 AM||1554 km||966 miles||839 nm||SW|
|Jayapura||Fri 4:38 AM||1730 km||1075 miles||934 nm||WSW|
|Hagåtña||Fri 5:38 AM||1768 km||1099 miles||955 nm||NW|
|Majuro||Fri 7:38 AM||1825 km||1134 miles||985 nm||ENE|
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