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, February 21, 2014 at 04:56:00 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: 66%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, February 14, 2014 at 11:53 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:16 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 21, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.19 meters/second, 1559.5 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.1 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' 29.1"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||south||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 07.1"||968.77 mi||west||0° 07' 00.1"||8.02 mi||south||968.55 mi|
|24 hours||12° 39' 47.8"||846.95 mi||east||2° 25' 40.7"||166.95 mi||south||858.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 4:56 AM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm||WSW|
|Luanda||Fri 5:56 AM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm||ENE|
|São Tomé||Fri 4:56 AM||2027 km||1260 miles||1095 nm||NE|
|Libreville||Fri 5:56 AM||2215 km||1376 miles||1196 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Fri 4:56 AM||2225 km||1383 miles||1202 nm||N|
|Accra||Fri 4:56 AM||2282 km||1418 miles||1232 nm||N|
|Windhoek *||Fri 6:56 AM||2349 km||1460 miles||1269 nm||ESE|
|Lome||Fri 4:56 AM||2376 km||1476 miles||1283 nm||NNE|
|Kinshasa||Fri 5:56 AM||2380 km||1479 miles||1285 nm||ENE|
|Brazzaville||Fri 5:56 AM||2381 km||1479 miles||1285 nm||ENE|
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