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 12:40:00 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||New Moon||Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 1:28 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.42 meters/second, 1607.1 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.8 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' 27.3"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 24.2"||998.54 mi||west||0° 11' 59.5"||13.73 mi||north||998.73 mi|
|24 hours||12° 53' 01.0"||889.89 mi||east||4° 47' 28.7"||329.20 mi||north||949.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Pédro||Sat 12:40 PM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Sat 12:40 PM||950 km||591 miles||513 nm||NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 12:40 PM||1096 km||681 miles||592 nm||N|
|Accra||Sat 12:40 PM||1141 km||709 miles||616 nm||NNE|
|Monrovia||Sat 12:40 PM||1177 km||731 miles||636 nm||NNW|
|Lome||Sat 12:40 PM||1285 km||799 miles||694 nm||NE|
|Porto Novo||Sat 1:40 PM||1415 km||879 miles||764 nm||NE|
|Jamestown||Sat 12:40 PM||1421 km||883 miles||767 nm||S|
|São Tomé||Sat 12:40 PM||1448 km||900 miles||782 nm||ENE|
|Lagos||Sat 1:40 PM||1467 km||912 miles||792 nm||NE|
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