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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, February 26, 2014 at 6:30:00 AM.

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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: 14%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 10' South, Longitude: 42° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.08 meters/second, 1541.1 km/hour, 957.6 miles/hour or 832.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.96 miWest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 miNorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 24' 34.6"957.37 miWest0° 06' 45.4"7.75 miNorth957.67 mi
24 hours14° 02' 57.4"933.43 miEast3° 11' 57.0"219.95 miNorth965.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaWed 8:30 AM337 km209 miles182 nmWest-northwest WNW
PembaWed 8:30 AM398 km248 miles215 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MahajangaWed 9:30 AM442 km274 miles238 nmEast E
FomboniWed 9:30 AM460 km286 miles248 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MamoutzouWed 9:30 AM496 km308 miles268 nmNortheast NE
MutsamuduWed 9:30 AM502 km312 miles271 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniWed 9:30 AM508 km316 miles274 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoWed 9:30 AM641 km398 miles346 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntsirabeWed 9:30 AM654 km407 miles353 nmSoutheast SE
ToamasinaWed 9:30 AM796 km495 miles430 nmEast-southeast ESE

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