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 07:00:00 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 07:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.76 meters/second, 1604.7 km/hour, 997.1 miles/hour or 866.5 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"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 11.8"||997.05 mi||west||0° 11' 54.6"||13.64 mi||north||997.27 mi|
|24 hours||12° 57' 31.7"||893.96 mi||east||4° 47' 47.1"||329.56 mi||north||954.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addu City||Sat 12:00 Noon||509 km||316 miles||275 nm||NW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 1:00 PM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm||SW|
|Male||Sat 12:00 Noon||970 km||603 miles||524 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 12:30 PM||1299 km||807 miles||701 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Sat 12:30 PM||1300 km||808 miles||702 nm||NNE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 12:30 PM||1409 km||875 miles||761 nm||N|
|Madurai||Sat 12:30 PM||1578 km||981 miles||852 nm||N|
|Bengaluru||Sat 12:30 PM||1907 km||1185 miles||1030 nm||N|
|Chennai||Sat 12:30 PM||1968 km||1223 miles||1062 nm||NNE|
|Victoria||Sat 11:00 AM||2290 km||1423 miles||1236 nm||W|
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