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 06:40:00 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 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.14 meters/second, 1588.1 km/hour, 986.8 miles/hour or 857.5 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"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 13.2"||986.67 mi||west||0° 11' 00.3"||12.61 mi||north||987.00 mi|
|24 hours||13° 19' 27.9"||910.64 mi||east||4° 36' 12.7"||316.34 mi||north||968.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Fri 12:40 PM||561 km||348 miles||303 nm||ENE|
|Victoria||Fri 10:40 AM||1420 km||882 miles||767 nm||WNW|
|Male||Fri 11:40 AM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm||NNE|
|Port Louis||Fri 10:40 AM||1654 km||1028 miles||893 nm||SW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 10:40 AM||1859 km||1155 miles||1004 nm||SW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 12:10 PM||2185 km||1358 miles||1180 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Fri 12:10 PM||2216 km||1377 miles||1197 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 12:10 PM||2217 km||1378 miles||1197 nm||NE|
|Madurai||Fri 12:10 PM||2384 km||1482 miles||1287 nm||NNE|
|Antananarivo||Fri 9:40 AM||2432 km||1511 miles||1313 nm||WSW|
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