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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 7:30:00 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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 49' South, Longitude: 41° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.93 meters/second, 1565.8 km/hour, 972.9 miles/hour or 845.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.21 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 25' 18.2"972.76 miWest0° 09' 19.6"10.69 miNorth973.11 mi
24 hours13° 41' 59.6"924.08 miEast4° 05' 18.1"281.00 miNorth972.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PembaThu 9:30 AM145 km90 miles78 nmWest W
MoroniThu 10:30 AM198 km123 miles107 nmNortheast NE
FomboniThu 10:30 AM215 km133 miles116 nmEast-northeast ENE
MutsamuduThu 10:30 AM287 km179 miles155 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamoutzouThu 10:30 AM368 km229 miles199 nmEast E
NampulaThu 9:30 AM378 km235 miles204 nmSouthwest SW
MahajangaThu 10:30 AM580 km360 miles313 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamThu 10:30 AM720 km447 miles389 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Zanzibar CityThu 10:30 AM791 km491 miles427 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LilongweThu 9:30 AM883 km549 miles477 nmWest W

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