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 10:30:00 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 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.79 meters/second, 1568.8 km/hour, 974.8 miles/hour or 847.1 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' 25.4"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 24.8"||974.74 mi||west||0° 09' 35.3"||10.98 mi||north||975.10 mi|
|24 hours||13° 39' 06.4"||922.60 mi||east||4° 10' 24.1"||286.86 mi||north||972.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 10:30 AM||588 km||365 miles||318 nm||SW|
|Luanda||Thu 11:30 AM||1679 km||1043 miles||906 nm||ENE|
|São Tomé||Thu 10:30 AM||1683 km||1046 miles||909 nm||NE|
|Libreville||Thu 11:30 AM||1871 km||1163 miles||1010 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Thu 10:30 AM||1970 km||1224 miles||1064 nm||N|
|Accra||Thu 10:30 AM||1985 km||1233 miles||1072 nm||N|
|Lome||Thu 10:30 AM||2068 km||1285 miles||1117 nm||N|
|Kinshasa||Thu 11:30 AM||2071 km||1287 miles||1118 nm||ENE|
|Brazzaville||Thu 11:30 AM||2071 km||1287 miles||1118 nm||ENE|
|Malabo||Thu 11:30 AM||2125 km||1320 miles||1147 nm||NNE|
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