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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 29, 2014 at 06:30:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 29' South, Longitude: 63° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.34 meters/second, 1610.4 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 28' 13.5"1000.59 miwest0° 11' 44.3"13.44 minorth1000.73 mi
24 hours12° 38' 17.0"873.89 mieast4° 39' 56.9"320.58 minorth930.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSat 10:30 AM999 km621 miles540 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaSat 12:30 PM1146 km712 miles619 nmSoutheast SE
MaleSat 11:30 AM1240 km771 miles670 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThiruvananthapuramSat 12:00 Noon1823 km1133 miles984 nmNortheast NE
ColomboSat 12:00 Noon2004 km1245 miles1082 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:00 Noon2007 km1247 miles1084 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiSat 12:00 Noon2019 km1255 miles1090 nmNortheast NE
MogadishuSat 9:30 AM2101 km1306 miles1135 nmWest W
Port LouisSat 10:30 AM2180 km1355 miles1177 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BengaluruSat 12:00 Noon2200 km1367 miles1188 nmNortheast NE

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