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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 06:50:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

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 06:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 51' South, Longitude: 65° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.18 meters/second, 1588.2 km/hour, 986.9 miles/hour or 857.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.45 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 26' 13.6"986.76 miwest0° 11' 00.9"12.62 minorth987.09 mi
24 hours13° 19' 18.2"910.54 mieast4° 36' 21.8"316.51 minorth968.42 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 12:50 PM817 km507 miles441 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaFri 10:50 AM1171 km727 miles632 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisFri 10:50 AM1500 km932 miles810 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisFri 10:50 AM1691 km1051 miles913 nmSouthwest SW
MaleFri 11:50 AM1712 km1064 miles924 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoFri 9:50 AM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 12:20 PM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmNortheast NE
ColomboFri 12:20 PM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 12:20 PM2389 km1484 miles1290 nmNortheast NE
MoroniFri 9:50 AM2419 km1503 miles1306 nmWest W

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