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 Friday, February 28, 2014 at 05:32:00 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: 2%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:16 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.87 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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 26.1"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 10.4"||986.14 mi||west||0° 10' 56.5"||12.53 mi||north||986.47 mi|
|24 hours||13° 20' 32.6"||911.42 mi||east||4° 35' 10.0"||315.17 mi||north||968.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Fri 11:32 AM||1254 km||779 miles||677 nm||W|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 11:02 AM||1814 km||1127 miles||979 nm||NNW|
|Colombo||Fri 11:02 AM||1818 km||1130 miles||982 nm||NNW|
|Male||Fri 10:32 AM||1849 km||1149 miles||998 nm||NW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 11:02 AM||2082 km||1294 miles||1124 nm||NNW|
|Madurai||Fri 11:02 AM||2189 km||1360 miles||1182 nm||NNW|
|Kuala Lumpur||Fri 1:32 PM||2414 km||1500 miles||1304 nm||ENE|
|Chennai||Fri 11:02 AM||2479 km||1540 miles||1339 nm||N|
|Singapore||Fri 1:32 PM||2515 km||1563 miles||1358 nm||ENE|
|Bangalore||Fri 11:02 AM||2530 km||1572 miles||1366 nm||NNW|
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