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 06:30:00 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: 14%
|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 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 24.5"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 06.6"||0.13 mi||north||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 34.6"||957.44 mi||west||0° 06' 45.6"||7.75 mi||north||957.75 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 56.7"||933.50 mi||east||3° 11' 59.9"||220.02 mi||north||965.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Wed 8:30 AM||310 km||193 miles||167 nm||WNW|
|Mahajanga||Wed 9:30 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm||E|
|Mamoutzou||Wed 9:30 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||NE|
|Mutsamudu||Wed 9:30 AM||516 km||321 miles||279 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Wed 9:30 AM||519 km||323 miles||280 nm||NNE|
|Antananarivo||Wed 9:30 AM||666 km||414 miles||359 nm||ESE|
|Antsirabe||Wed 9:30 AM||677 km||421 miles||365 nm||SE|
|Toamasina||Wed 9:30 AM||824 km||512 miles||445 nm||ESE|
|Beira||Wed 8:30 AM||855 km||531 miles||462 nm||WSW|
|Lilongwe||Wed 8:30 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm||WNW|
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