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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 12:20:00 PM.

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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 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 50' South, Longitude: 14° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.44 meters/second, 1592.8 km/hour, 989.7 miles/hour or 860.0 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' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 26' 27.2"989.60 miWest0° 11' 17.8"12.94 miNorth989.90 mi
24 hours13° 14' 03.7"906.92 miEast4° 40' 49.1"321.61 miNorth966.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Georgetown (Ascension Island) (St. Helena)Fri 12:20 PM21 km13 miles12 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownFri 12:20 PM1290 km802 miles697 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaFri 12:20 PM1610 km1000 miles869 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 12:20 PM1807 km1123 miles976 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 12:20 PM1845 km1146 miles996 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroFri 12:20 PM1901 km1181 miles1027 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryFri 12:20 PM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmNorth N
AccraFri 12:20 PM2149 km1335 miles1160 nmNortheast NE
BissauFri 12:20 PM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmNorth N
RecifeFri 9:20 AM2277 km1415 miles1229 nmWest W

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