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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, February 28, 2014 at 11:30:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' South, Longitude: 2° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.25 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.49 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 26' 25.1"989.18 miWest0° 11' 15.4"12.89 miNorth989.49 mi
24 hours13° 14' 51.0"907.48 miEast4° 40' 12.9"320.92 miNorth966.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 11:30 AM958 km595 miles517 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São ToméFri 11:30 AM1354 km841 miles731 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanFri 11:30 AM1485 km922 miles802 nmNorth N
AccraFri 11:30 AM1512 km940 miles817 nmNorth N
LibrevilleFri 12:30 PM1592 km989 miles860 nmNortheast NE
LomeFri 11:30 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 11:30 AM1672 km1039 miles903 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoFri 12:30 PM1688 km1049 miles911 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaFri 12:30 PM1704 km1059 miles920 nmEast E
LagosFri 12:30 PM1712 km1064 miles924 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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