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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 09:00:00 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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 49' South, Longitude: 47° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.01 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 867.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.63 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 27' 16.2"997.62 miwest0° 11' 56.6"13.68 minorth997.83 mi
24 hours12° 55' 54.4"892.53 mieast4° 47' 48.1"329.57 minorth952.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KismayoSat 12:00 Noon641 km398 miles346 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuSat 12:00 Noon678 km421 miles366 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MombasaSat 12:00 Noon833 km518 miles450 nmWest W
GarissaSat 12:00 Noon916 km569 miles495 nmWest-northwest WNW
Zanzibar CitySat 12:00 Noon922 km573 miles498 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 1:00 PM924 km574 miles499 nmEast E
Dar es SalaamSat 12:00 Noon935 km581 miles505 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSat 12:00 Noon972 km604 miles525 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutsamuduSat 12:00 Noon973 km605 miles525 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FomboniSat 12:00 Noon1010 km628 miles546 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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