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 06:30:00 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: 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 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.66 meters/second, 1564.8 km/hour, 972.3 miles/hour or 844.9 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"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 16.0"||972.20 mi||west||0° 09' 14.4"||10.59 mi||north||972.56 mi|
|24 hours||13° 42' 55.3"||924.63 mi||east||4° 03' 34.7"||279.05 mi||north||972.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Thu 10:30 AM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 10:30 AM||878 km||545 miles||474 nm||S|
|Toamasina||Thu 9:30 AM||910 km||566 miles||492 nm||SW|
|Victoria||Thu 10:30 AM||925 km||574 miles||499 nm||N|
|Antananarivo||Thu 9:30 AM||1121 km||696 miles||605 nm||SW|
|Moroni||Thu 9:30 AM||1392 km||865 miles||752 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 12:30 PM||1904 km||1183 miles||1028 nm||ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 9:30 AM||1953 km||1214 miles||1055 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Thu 9:30 AM||2035 km||1264 miles||1099 nm||NW|
|Dodoma||Thu 9:30 AM||2345 km||1457 miles||1266 nm||WNW|
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