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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 94%
Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 02' South
Longitude: 4° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.02 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 867.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.63 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 misouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 08.8"997.66 miwest0° 11' 25.7"13.09 misouth997.57 mi
24 hours12° 09' 02.1"835.87 mieast4° 24' 32.0"303.01 misouth885.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownThu 2:08 AM1097 km682 miles593 nmSouth S
AbidjanThu 2:08 AM1260 km783 miles680 nmNorth N
AccraThu 2:08 AM1382 km859 miles746 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroThu 2:08 AM1423 km884 miles768 nmNorth N
São ToméThu 2:08 AM1469 km913 miles793 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeThu 2:08 AM1506 km936 miles813 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaThu 2:08 AM1517 km943 miles819 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoThu 3:08 AM1616 km1004 miles872 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosThu 3:08 AM1656 km1029 miles894 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleThu 3:08 AM1743 km1083 miles941 nmEast-northeast ENE
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