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 06:50:00 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 06:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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:
|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' 13.6"||986.76 mi||west||0° 11' 00.9"||12.62 mi||north||987.09 mi|
|24 hours||13° 19' 18.2"||910.54 mi||east||4° 36' 21.8"||316.51 mi||north||968.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Fri 12:50 PM||817 km||507 miles||441 nm||ENE|
|Victoria||Fri 10:50 AM||1171 km||727 miles||632 nm||WNW|
|Port Louis||Fri 10:50 AM||1500 km||932 miles||810 nm||SSW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 10:50 AM||1691 km||1051 miles||913 nm||SW|
|Male||Fri 11:50 AM||1712 km||1064 miles||924 nm||NNE|
|Antananarivo||Fri 9:50 AM||2206 km||1371 miles||1191 nm||WSW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 12:20 PM||2321 km||1442 miles||1253 nm||NE|
|Colombo||Fri 12:20 PM||2387 km||1483 miles||1289 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 12:20 PM||2389 km||1484 miles||1290 nm||NE|
|Moroni||Fri 9:50 AM||2419 km||1503 miles||1306 nm||W|
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