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 Friday, July 18, 2014 at 18:28:00 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: 54%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 11:26 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 2:10 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, July 18, 2014 at 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.10 meters/second, 1595.2 km/hour, 991.2 miles/hour or 861.3 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"||16.52 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 42.9"||991.06 mi||west||0° 09' 46.8"||11.20 mi||north||990.91 mi|
|24 hours||12° 04' 47.3"||825.93 mi||east||3° 36' 59.3"||248.56 mi||north||858.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kwajalein||Sat 6:28 AM||97 km||60 miles||52 nm||E|
|Majuro||Sat 6:28 AM||510 km||317 miles||275 nm||ESE|
|Palikir||Sat 5:28 AM||979 km||608 miles||529 nm||W|
|Yaren||Sat 6:28 AM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm||S|
|Tarawa||Sat 6:28 AM||1057 km||656 miles||570 nm||SE|
|Wake Island||Sat 6:28 AM||1169 km||726 miles||631 nm||N|
|Baker Island||Fri 6:28 AM||2075 km||1289 miles||1120 nm||ESE|
|Honiara||Sat 5:28 AM||2148 km||1335 miles||1160 nm||SSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 6:28 AM||2348 km||1459 miles||1268 nm||SE|
|Hagåtña||Sat 4:28 AM||2470 km||1535 miles||1334 nm||WNW|
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