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 07:30:00 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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.33 meters/second, 1588.8 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.9 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' 15.2"||987.12 mi||west||0° 11' 03.1"||12.66 mi||north||987.44 mi|
|24 hours||13° 18' 39.7"||910.11 mi||east||4° 36' 57.8"||317.20 mi||north||968.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 11:30 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm||N|
|Port Louis||Fri 11:30 AM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 11:30 AM||1345 km||836 miles||726 nm||S|
|Moroni||Fri 10:30 AM||1385 km||860 miles||748 nm||WSW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 10:30 AM||1422 km||884 miles||768 nm||SW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 10:30 AM||1643 km||1021 miles||887 nm||NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 10:30 AM||1805 km||1122 miles||975 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 1:30 PM||1867 km||1160 miles||1008 nm||E|
|Dodoma||Fri 10:30 AM||2203 km||1369 miles||1190 nm||W|
|Nairobi||Fri 10:30 AM||2232 km||1387 miles||1205 nm||WNW|
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