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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 = Wednesday, March 21, 2040 at 00:00:00. Chicago local time = Tuesday, March 20, 2040 at 7:00:00 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: 52%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 20, 2040 at 5:59 pm
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 28, 2040 at 3:11 pm

Position of the Moon: Sublunar Point

On Wednesday, March 21, 2040 at 00:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 25° 44' North, Longitude: 85° 02' West

The ground speed is currently 403.97 meters/second, 1454.3 kilometres/hour, 903.7 miles/hour or 785.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"15.06 miWest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 miNorth15.06 mi
1 hour14° 29' 38.5"903.20 miWest0° 01' 25.5"1.64 miNorth903.11 mi
24 hours12° 09' 37.4"757.89 miEast0° 00' 11.8"0.23 miNorth757.88 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
Cape Coral *Tue 8:00 pm322 km200 miles174 nmEast-northeast ENE
St. Petersburg *Tue 8:00 pm326 km202 miles176 nmNortheast NE
Naples *Tue 8:00 pm328 km204 miles177 nmEast E
Key West *Tue 8:00 pm354 km220 miles191 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tampa *Tue 8:00 pm354 km220 miles191 nmNortheast NE
Pinar del Río *Tue 8:00 pm393 km244 miles212 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Havana *Tue 8:00 pm395 km246 miles214 nmSoutheast SE
Orlando *Tue 8:00 pm477 km297 miles258 nmNortheast NE
Hialeah *Tue 8:00 pm477 km297 miles258 nmEast E
Miami *Tue 8:00 pm486 km302 miles262 nmEast E

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