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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 11:32:00 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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 41' South, Longitude: 176° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.63 meters/second, 1600.7 km/hour, 994.6 miles/hour or 864.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.58 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miNorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 26' 54.3"994.51 miWest0° 11' 43.7"13.43 miNorth994.77 mi
24 hours13° 03' 51.7"899.25 miEast4° 46' 29.4"328.08 miNorth959.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AtafuSat 12:32 PM501 km311 miles270 nmSoutheast SE
Kanton IslandSat 12:32 PM578 km359 miles312 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiSat 11:32 AM614 km382 miles332 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiSat 12:32 PM628 km390 miles339 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandFri 11:32 AM651 km405 miles352 nmNorth N
FakaofoSat 12:32 PM670 km417 miles362 nmSoutheast SE
Howland IslandFri 11:32 AM720 km447 miles389 nmNorth N
Mata-UtuSat 11:32 AM843 km524 miles455 nmSouth S
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 1:32 PM984 km612 miles531 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Sat 1:32 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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