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 07:40:00 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 5:16 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 07:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.38 meters/second, 1589.0 km/hour, 987.3 miles/hour or 858.0 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"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 15.7"||987.29 mi||west||0° 11' 03.7"||12.67 mi||north||987.61 mi|
|24 hours||13° 18' 29.2"||910.05 mi||east||4° 37' 07.6"||317.41 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 11:40 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm||NNE|
|Antsiranana||Fri 10:40 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm||SW|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 10:40 AM||949 km||590 miles||513 nm||WSW|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 10:40 AM||1003 km||623 miles||542 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Fri 10:40 AM||1097 km||681 miles||592 nm||WSW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 10:40 AM||1270 km||789 miles||686 nm||SSW|
|Port Louis||Fri 11:40 AM||1364 km||848 miles||737 nm||SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 11:40 AM||1377 km||856 miles||743 nm||SSE|
|Mogadishu||Fri 10:40 AM||1451 km||902 miles||784 nm||NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 10:40 AM||1512 km||939 miles||816 nm||W|
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