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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 11:20:00 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: 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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 43' South, Longitude: 173° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.60 meters/second, 1600.5 km/hour, 994.5 miles/hour or 864.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.57 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miNorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 26' 53.8"994.44 miWest0° 11' 43.3"13.42 miNorth994.70 mi
24 hours13° 04' 02.3"899.39 miEast4° 46' 25.7"328.01 miNorth959.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiSat 12:20 PM348 km216 miles188 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoSat 12:20 PM456 km284 miles246 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandFri 11:20 AM752 km467 miles406 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 1:20 PM893 km555 miles482 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 11:20 AM902 km560 miles487 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 1:20 PM910 km566 miles491 nmSouth S
Pago PagoFri 12:20 PM983 km611 miles531 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiFri 12:20 PM1516 km942 miles819 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaSat 11:20 AM1652 km1026 miles892 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NukualofaSat 12:20 PM1720 km1069 miles929 nmSouth S

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