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 06:30:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.10 meters/second, 1587.9 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 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' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 12.8"||986.58 mi||west||0° 10' 59.8"||12.59 mi||north||986.91 mi|
|24 hours||13° 19' 37.6"||910.75 mi||east||4° 36' 03.5"||316.17 mi||north||968.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Fri 12:30 PM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm||ENE|
|Addu City||Fri 11:30 AM||975 km||606 miles||526 nm||NNE|
|Male||Fri 11:30 AM||1499 km||931 miles||809 nm||NNE|
|Victoria||Fri 10:30 AM||1674 km||1040 miles||904 nm||WNW|
|Port Louis||Fri 10:30 AM||1831 km||1138 miles||989 nm||SW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 10:30 AM||2046 km||1271 miles||1105 nm||SW|
|Colombo||Fri 12:00 Noon||2065 km||1283 miles||1115 nm||NNE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 12:00 Noon||2066 km||1284 miles||1115 nm||NNE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 12:00 Noon||2075 km||1289 miles||1120 nm||NNE|
|Madurai||Fri 12:00 Noon||2269 km||1410 miles||1225 nm||NNE|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related time zone tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.