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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 7:30:00 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: 0%

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 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 28' South, Longitude: 117° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.90 meters/second, 1598.1 km/hour, 993.0 miles/hour or 862.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.55 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 26' 44.8"992.89 miWest0° 11' 35.7"13.28 miNorth993.16 mi
24 hours13° 07' 27.0"902.06 miEast4° 44' 58.3"326.35 miNorth962.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 11:30 AM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Fri 2:30 PM2450 km1523 miles1323 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:30 PM3186 km1980 miles1721 nmEast E
Mexico CityFri 1:30 PM3516 km2185 miles1899 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteFri 9:30 AM3666 km2278 miles1980 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuatemalaFri 1:30 PM3803 km2363 miles2053 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 1:30 PM3864 km2401 miles2087 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 12:30 PM4000 km2486 miles2160 nmNorth N
ManaguaFri 1:30 PM4048 km2516 miles2186 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 1:30 PM4069 km2529 miles2197 nmNortheast NE

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