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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, July 17, 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: 65%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, July 12, 2014 at 11:26 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, July 19, 2014 at 2:10 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 17:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 22' North, Longitude: 169° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.74 meters/second, 1608.3 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.65 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 29' 16.8"999.25 miWest0° 11' 00.7"12.61 miNorth999.20 mi
24 hours347° 48' 14.8"841.16 miWest4° 11' 44.5"288.32 miNorth886.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroFri 5:28 AM390 km242 miles210 nmNortheast NE
TarawaFri 5:28 AM537 km334 miles290 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 5:28 AM597 km371 miles322 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirFri 4:28 AM1250 km777 miles675 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 5:28 AM1663 km1033 miles898 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandFri 5:28 AM1673 km1040 miles903 nmNorth N
FunafutiFri 5:28 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraFri 4:28 AM1835 km1140 miles991 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port VilaFri 4:28 AM2447 km1520 miles1321 nmSouth S
FakaofoFri 6:28 AM2656 km1650 miles1434 nmSoutheast SE

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