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 11:30:00 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: 7%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.47 meters/second, 1603.7 km/hour, 996.5 miles/hour or 865.9 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"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 48.7"||996.40 mi||west||0° 11' 25.6"||13.09 mi||north||996.63 mi|
|24 hours||12° 46' 19.0"||879.86 mi||east||4° 39' 23.4"||319.95 mi||north||938.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Fri 8:30 AM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm||WSW|
|Monrovia||Fri 11:30 AM||1720 km||1068 miles||928 nm||NE|
|Freetown||Fri 11:30 AM||1752 km||1089 miles||946 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Fri 11:30 AM||1825 km||1134 miles||985 nm||NNE|
|Fortaleza||Fri 8:30 AM||1931 km||1200 miles||1043 nm||W|
|Bissau||Fri 11:30 AM||1984 km||1233 miles||1071 nm||NNE|
|Jamestown||Fri 11:30 AM||2072 km||1287 miles||1119 nm||SE|
|Salvador||Fri 8:30 AM||2081 km||1293 miles||1124 nm||WSW|
|Banjul||Fri 11:30 AM||2122 km||1319 miles||1146 nm||NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 11:30 AM||2214 km||1376 miles||1195 nm||NE|
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