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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.

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

UTC time = Friday, February 28, 2014 at 5:30:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 05' South, Longitude: 84° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.85 meters/second, 1587.1 km/hour, 986.2 miles/hour or 857.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.43 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miNorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 26' 10.3"986.04 miWest0° 10' 56.3"12.53 miNorth986.37 mi
24 hours13° 20' 35.5"911.39 miEast4° 35' 06.9"315.09 miNorth968.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 11:30 AM1338 km831 miles723 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:00 AM1836 km1141 miles991 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboFri 11:00 AM1843 km1145 miles995 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleFri 10:30 AM1901 km1182 miles1027 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 11:00 AM2114 km1314 miles1142 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiFri 11:00 AM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurFri 1:30 PM2348 km1459 miles1268 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeFri 1:30 PM2442 km1517 miles1319 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaFri 12:30 PM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmEast E
ChennaiFri 11:00 AM2494 km1550 miles1347 nmNorth N

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