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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: 97%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, February 14, 2014 at 11:55 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 12' North, Longitude: 90° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.12 meters/second, 1570.0 km/hour, 975.6 miles/hour or 847.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.26 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 misouth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 32' 42.4"975.40 miwest0° 06' 47.4"7.78 misouth975.68 mi
24 hours10° 49' 03.9"725.50 mieast2° 59' 00.8"205.10 misouth758.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GuatemalaWed 10:52 PM53 km33 miles29 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EscuintlaWed 10:52 PM54 km34 miles29 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santa AnaWed 10:52 PM83 km52 miles45 nmEast-southeast ESE
San SalvadorWed 10:52 PM131 km81 miles71 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuetzaltenangoWed 10:52 PM148 km92 miles80 nmWest-northwest WNW
San VicenteWed 10:52 PM174 km108 miles94 nmEast-southeast ESE
San MiguelWed 10:52 PM242 km151 miles131 nmEast-southeast ESE
Punta GordaWed 10:52 PM264 km164 miles143 nmNortheast NE
CholomaWed 10:52 PM297 km184 miles160 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaWed 10:52 PM331 km206 miles179 nmEast E

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