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 Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 00:20:00 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: 16%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:16 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.60 meters/second, 1535.8 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.2 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' 24.5"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 28.5"||954.11 mi||west||0° 06' 02.1"||6.92 mi||north||954.39 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 49.3"||934.64 mi||east||2° 56' 10.4"||201.90 mi||north||962.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tennant Creek||Wed 9:50 AM||477 km||296 miles||257 nm||SE|
|Darwin||Wed 9:50 AM||482 km||299 miles||260 nm||N|
|Alice Springs||Wed 9:50 AM||827 km||514 miles||446 nm||SSE|
|Dili||Wed 9:20 AM||1075 km||668 miles||580 nm||NNW|
|Cairns||Wed 10:20 AM||1596 km||992 miles||862 nm||E|
|Eucla||Wed 9:05 AM||1657 km||1030 miles||895 nm||S|
|Makassar||Wed 8:20 AM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm||NW|
|Manokwari||Wed 9:20 AM||1800 km||1119 miles||972 nm||NNE|
|Denpasar||Wed 8:20 AM||1914 km||1189 miles||1033 nm||WNW|
|Jayapura||Wed 9:20 AM||1916 km||1190 miles||1034 nm||NE|
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