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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 6:20:00 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 is probably impossible 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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 41' South, Longitude: 100° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.68 meters/second, 1597.3 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.54 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 26' 41.9"992.39 miWest0° 11' 33.1"13.23 miNorth992.67 mi
24 hours13° 08' 30.3"902.86 miEast4° 44' 25.3"325.72 miNorth962.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:20 PM1409 km875 miles761 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 1:20 PM2383 km1481 miles1287 nmEast E
Easter Island *Fri 1:20 PM2427 km1508 miles1311 nmSouth-southwest SSW
QuitoFri 1:20 PM2587 km1608 miles1397 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 12:20 PM2599 km1615 miles1403 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoFri 12:20 PM2607 km1620 miles1407 nmNorth N
San JoseFri 12:20 PM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 12:20 PM2619 km1627 miles1414 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 12:20 PM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 1:20 PM2687 km1669 miles1451 nmEast-southeast ESE

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