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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 23:22:00 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 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 11' South, Longitude: 172° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.30 meters/second, 1581.5 km/hour, 982.7 miles/hour or 853.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.38 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 25' 55.3"982.56 miwest0° 10' 33.5"12.10 minorth982.90 mi
24 hours346° 33' 25.7"915.23 miwest4° 28' 32.9"307.58 minorth970.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiFri 11:22 AM714 km443 miles385 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuganvilleFri 10:22 AM860 km534 miles464 nmSouthwest SW
LautokaFri 11:22 AM955 km593 miles516 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NadiFri 11:22 AM971 km604 miles524 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaFri 10:22 AM973 km605 miles525 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LabasaFri 11:22 AM981 km610 miles530 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaFri 11:22 AM1060 km659 miles572 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 11:22 AM1259 km782 miles680 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaFri 11:22 AM1283 km797 miles693 nmNorth N
HoniaraFri 10:22 AM1427 km887 miles770 nmWest W

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