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 Friday, March 21, 2014 at 22:56:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 73%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 5:10 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 21, 2014 at 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.18 meters/second, 1530.6 km/hour, 951.1 miles/hour or 826.5 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' 27.0"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 59.2"||950.82 mi||west||0° 03' 39.0"||4.18 mi||south||950.66 mi|
|24 hours||13° 23' 58.6"||881.75 mi||east||0° 57' 13.5"||65.60 mi||south||881.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sat 4:56 AM||1395 km||867 miles||753 nm||NNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sat 3:56 AM||2204 km||1370 miles||1190 nm||S|
|Port Louis||Sat 2:56 AM||2308 km||1434 miles||1246 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 2:56 AM||2525 km||1569 miles||1364 nm||WSW|
|Male||Sat 3:56 AM||2531 km||1573 miles||1367 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 4:26 AM||2750 km||1709 miles||1485 nm||N|
|Victoria||Sat 2:56 AM||2989 km||1857 miles||1614 nm||WNW|
|Jakarta||Sat 5:56 AM||3260 km||2026 miles||1760 nm||ENE|
|Antananarivo||Sat 1:56 AM||3357 km||2086 miles||1813 nm||W|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sat 6:56 AM||3388 km||2105 miles||1829 nm||NE|
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