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 14:30:00 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: 5%
|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 14:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.91 meters/second, 1572.9 km/hour, 977.3 miles/hour or 849.3 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"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 34.1"||977.19 mi||west||0° 09' 54.9"||11.36 mi||north||977.55 mi|
|24 hours||13° 35' 13.9"||920.38 mi||east||4° 16' 40.6"||294.01 mi||north||972.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Thu 10:30 AM||545 km||339 miles||295 nm||SSW|
|Porto Velho||Thu 10:30 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm||WNW|
|Riberalta||Thu 10:30 AM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm||W|
|Rio Branco||Thu 9:30 AM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm||W|
|Manaus||Thu 10:30 AM||951 km||591 miles||513 nm||N|
|Sucre||Thu 10:30 AM||1028 km||639 miles||555 nm||SW|
|La Paz||Thu 10:30 AM||1083 km||673 miles||585 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia||Thu 11:30 AM||1325 km||823 miles||715 nm||ESE|
|Asuncion *||Thu 11:30 AM||1516 km||942 miles||818 nm||S|
|Belém||Thu 11:30 AM||1654 km||1028 miles||893 nm||NE|
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