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 16:30:00 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: 4%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.46 meters/second, 1574.9 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.4 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' 25.5"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 38.8"||978.42 mi||west||0° 10' 04.1"||11.53 mi||north||978.78 mi|
|24 hours||13° 33' 17.9"||919.27 mi||east||4° 19' 34.7"||297.33 mi||north||971.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 10:30 AM||1171 km||728 miles||632 nm||N|
|Lima||Thu 11:30 AM||1195 km||743 miles||645 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Thu 11:30 AM||1349 km||838 miles||728 nm||NE|
|Quito||Thu 11:30 AM||1617 km||1004 miles||873 nm||NE|
|Rio Branco||Thu 11:30 AM||2211 km||1374 miles||1194 nm||E|
|La Paz||Thu 12:30 PM||2217 km||1378 miles||1197 nm||ESE|
|Bogota||Thu 11:30 AM||2345 km||1457 miles||1266 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Thu 10:30 AM||2394 km||1488 miles||1293 nm||N|
|Panama||Thu 11:30 AM||2438 km||1515 miles||1316 nm||NNE|
|Sucre||Thu 12:30 PM||2581 km||1604 miles||1394 nm||ESE|
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