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 28, 2014 at 06:30:00 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: 8%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:46 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.69 meters/second, 1600.9 km/hour, 994.7 miles/hour or 864.4 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' 27.7"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 41.0"||994.71 mi||west||0° 11' 15.9"||12.90 mi||north||994.96 mi|
|24 hours||12° 48' 55.8"||881.50 mi||east||4° 37' 20.8"||317.64 mi||north||939.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 10:30 AM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm||ENE|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 9:30 AM||958 km||596 miles||518 nm||SW|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 9:30 AM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm||SW|
|Moroni||Fri 9:30 AM||1034 km||642 miles||558 nm||SW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 9:30 AM||1087 km||675 miles||587 nm||NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 9:30 AM||1276 km||793 miles||689 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Fri 9:30 AM||1461 km||908 miles||789 nm||SSW|
|Nairobi||Fri 9:30 AM||1642 km||1020 miles||887 nm||WNW|
|Dodoma||Fri 9:30 AM||1667 km||1036 miles||900 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 10:30 AM||1709 km||1062 miles||923 nm||SSE|
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