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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 07:50:00 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 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 03' South, Longitude: 64° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.87 meters/second, 1605.1 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.5"997.30 miwest0° 11' 55.5"13.66 minorth997.51 mi
24 hours12° 56' 50.9"893.37 mieast4° 47' 48.6"329.58 minorth953.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSat 11:50 AM955 km593 miles515 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSat 1:50 PM997 km620 miles539 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleSat 12:50 PM1392 km865 miles751 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSat 11:50 AM1919 km1193 miles1036 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 1:20 PM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisSat 11:50 AM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ColomboSat 1:20 PM2136 km1327 miles1153 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 1:20 PM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmNortheast NE
MogadishuSat 10:50 AM2186 km1358 miles1180 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaduraiSat 1:20 PM2196 km1364 miles1186 nmNortheast NE

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