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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 06:30:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.69 meters/second, 1604.5 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 27.2"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 10.5"||996.90 mi||west||0° 11' 54.0"||13.63 mi||north||997.12 mi|
|24 hours||12° 57' 56.5"||894.32 mi||east||4° 47' 45.6"||329.53 mi||north||954.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sat 12:30 PM||1251 km||777 miles||676 nm||WSW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 12:00 Noon||1294 km||804 miles||699 nm||NNW|
|Colombo||Sat 12:00 Noon||1298 km||807 miles||701 nm||NNW|
|Male||Sat 11:30 AM||1437 km||893 miles||776 nm||NW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 12:00 Noon||1582 km||983 miles||854 nm||NNW|
|Madurai||Sat 12:00 Noon||1675 km||1041 miles||904 nm||NNW|
|Medan||Sat 1:30 PM||1919 km||1193 miles||1036 nm||ENE|
|Chennai||Sat 12:00 Noon||1952 km||1213 miles||1054 nm||N|
|Bangalore||Sat 12:00 Noon||2013 km||1251 miles||1087 nm||NNW|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sat 2:30 PM||2205 km||1370 miles||1191 nm||ENE|
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