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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 Friday, February 28, 2014 at 02:30:00 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: 2%

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 Friday, February 28, 2014 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 38' South, Longitude: 127° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.11 meters/second, 1584.4 km/hour, 984.5 miles/hour or 855.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.41 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 26' 02.9"984.37 miwest0° 10' 45.6"12.33 minorth984.71 mi
24 hours13° 23' 30.4"913.29 mieast4° 32' 04.4"311.61 minorth969.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BaucauFri 11:30 AM190 km118 miles103 nmNorthwest NW
SameFri 11:30 AM238 km148 miles128 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliFri 11:30 AM264 km164 miles142 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuaiFri 11:30 AM273 km169 miles147 nmWest W
KupangFri 10:30 AM457 km284 miles247 nmWest W
DarwinFri 12:00 Noon463 km288 miles250 nmSoutheast SE
AmbonFri 11:30 AM658 km409 miles355 nmNorth N
EndeFri 10:30 AM670 km417 miles362 nmWest W
KendariFri 10:30 AM849 km527 miles458 nmNorthwest NW
RabaFri 10:30 AM995 km618 miles537 nmWest W
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