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 Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 06:20:00 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: 6%
|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 Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.61 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 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' 25.2"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 15.8"||972.09 mi||west||0° 09' 13.5"||10.57 mi||north||972.45 mi|
|24 hours||13° 43' 04.7"||924.71 mi||east||4° 03' 16.8"||278.71 mi||north||972.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Thu 10:20 AM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 10:20 AM||928 km||576 miles||501 nm||SSW|
|Victoria||Thu 10:20 AM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm||NNW|
|Antananarivo||Thu 9:20 AM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Thu 9:20 AM||1646 km||1023 miles||889 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 12:20 PM||1658 km||1030 miles||895 nm||ENE|
|Mogadishu||Thu 9:20 AM||2201 km||1368 miles||1188 nm||NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 9:20 AM||2203 km||1369 miles||1189 nm||WNW|
|Male||Thu 11:20 AM||2529 km||1571 miles||1366 nm||NE|
|Dodoma||Thu 9:20 AM||2597 km||1614 miles||1402 nm||WNW|
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