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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 00:10:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 33' South, Longitude: 174° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.74 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.58 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 26' 55.8"994.75 miwest0° 11' 44.8"13.45 minorth995.01 mi
24 hours346° 56' 41.4"898.81 miwest4° 46' 40.6"328.30 minorth959.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiSat 12:10 PM585 km364 miles316 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaSat 12:10 PM797 km495 miles430 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenSat 12:10 PM1039 km646 miles561 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandFri 12:10 PM1157 km719 miles625 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaSat 12:10 PM1446 km898 miles781 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroSat 12:10 PM1461 km908 miles789 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaSat 11:10 AM1522 km946 miles822 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 1:10 PM1595 km991 miles861 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSat 11:10 AM1696 km1054 miles916 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 2:10 PM1732 km1076 miles935 nmEast-southeast ESE

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