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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 08:10:00 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 phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, March 8, 2014 at 1:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 59' South, Longitude: 59° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.91 meters/second, 1605.3 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 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' 14.4"997.39 miwest0° 11' 55.8"13.66 minorth997.60 mi
24 hours12° 56' 34.7"893.13 mieast4° 47' 48.7"329.59 minorth953.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSat 12:10 PM424 km263 miles229 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSat 2:10 PM1509 km937 miles815 nmEast-southeast ESE
MogadishuSat 11:10 AM1681 km1045 miles908 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisSat 12:10 PM1801 km1119 miles972 nmSouth S
MaleSat 1:10 PM1828 km1136 miles987 nmEast-northeast ENE
Saint-DenisSat 12:10 PM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniSat 11:10 AM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoSat 11:10 AM2086 km1296 miles1126 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamSat 11:10 AM2231 km1386 miles1204 nmWest W
ThiruvananthapuramSat 1:40 PM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmNortheast NE

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