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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 2:08:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 94%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 02' South, Longitude: 4° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.03 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"997.59 miWest0° 11' 25.7"13.09 miSouth997.50 mi
24 hours12° 09' 00.8"835.80 miEast4° 24' 33.2"303.01 miSouth885.06 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 AM1101 km684 miles594 nmSouth S
AbidjanThu 2:08 AM1257 km781 miles679 nmNorth N
AccraThu 2:08 AM1370 km852 miles740 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroThu 2:08 AM1423 km885 miles769 nmNorth N
São ToméThu 2:08 AM1443 km896 miles779 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeThu 2:08 AM1492 km927 miles806 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaThu 2:08 AM1530 km951 miles826 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoThu 3:08 AM1600 km994 miles864 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosThu 3:08 AM1639 km1018 miles885 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleThu 3:08 AM1716 km1066 miles926 nmEast-northeast ENE

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