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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 22:40:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 22:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 19' South, Longitude: 176° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.12 meters/second, 1580.8 km/hour, 982.3 miles/hour or 853.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.37 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 25' 53.5"982.15 miwest0° 10' 30.7"12.04 minorth982.49 mi
24 hours13° 27' 15.3"915.65 mieast4° 27' 42.7"306.63 minorth970.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuFri 10:40 AM342 km212 miles185 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiFri 10:40 AM465 km289 miles251 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 11:40 AM636 km395 miles344 nmEast E
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 12:40 PM640 km398 miles346 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Fri 12:40 PM686 km426 miles371 nmSoutheast SE
LabasaFri 10:40 AM785 km488 miles424 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pago PagoThu 11:40 AM809 km503 miles437 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuFri 11:40 AM977 km607 miles528 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaFri 10:40 AM999 km621 miles539 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RawakiFri 11:40 AM1003 km623 miles542 nmNortheast NE

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