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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 = Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 1:40:00 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: 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 AM713 km443 miles385 nmNorthwest NW
RabaThu 9:40 AM984 km611 miles531 nmNorthwest NW
KendariThu 9:40 AM1138 km707 miles615 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarThu 9:40 AM1187 km738 miles641 nmNorthwest NW

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