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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 6:20:00 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: 6%

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 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 60' South, Longitude: 58° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.60 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.20 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 25' 15.6"972.01 miWest0° 09' 13.4"10.57 miNorth972.37 mi
24 hours13° 43' 05.6"924.66 miEast4° 03' 14.8"278.65 miNorth972.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisThu 10:20 AM804 km499 miles434 nmSouth S
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Thu 10:20 AM898 km558 miles485 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisThu 10:20 AM937 km582 miles506 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-PaulThu 10:20 AM958 km595 miles517 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-PierreThu 10:20 AM984 km612 miles531 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaThu 10:20 AM991 km616 miles535 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoThu 9:20 AM1360 km845 miles734 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaThu 12:20 PM1631 km1014 miles881 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniThu 9:20 AM1681 km1045 miles908 nmWest W
MogadishuThu 9:20 AM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmNorthwest NW

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