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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 01:40:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 8%

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 Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 41' South, Longitude: 125° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.28 meters/second, 1559.8 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.15 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 25' 05.9"969.03 miwest0° 08' 47.3"10.07 minorth969.39 mi
24 hours13° 47' 25.5"926.84 mieast3° 54' 34.6"268.74 minorth971.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangThu 9:40 AM468 km291 miles253 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiThu 10:40 AM490 km304 miles265 nmNorth N
SameThu 10:40 AM519 km323 miles280 nmNorth N
DarwinThu 11:10 AM547 km340 miles295 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliThu 10:40 AM569 km354 miles307 nmNorth N
BaucauThu 10:40 AM581 km361 miles314 nmNorth N
EndeThu 9:40 AM711 km442 miles384 nmNorthwest NW
RabaThu 9:40 AM977 km607 miles528 nmNorthwest NW
KendariThu 9:40 AM1138 km707 miles615 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarThu 9:40 AM1187 km738 miles641 nmNorthwest NW
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