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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: 76%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, February 14, 2014 at 11:55 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 40' South, Longitude: 15° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.53 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.39 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 30' 38.4"983.02 miwest0° 08' 30.6"9.75 misouth982.82 mi
24 hours12° 01' 42.8"814.90 mieast3° 07' 57.9"215.36 misouth838.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownThu 4:56 AM1150 km714 miles621 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaThu 4:56 AM2053 km1276 miles1108 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeThu 1:56 AM2170 km1349 miles1172 nmWest W
FreetownThu 4:56 AM2241 km1393 miles1210 nmNorth N
AbidjanThu 4:56 AM2263 km1406 miles1222 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroThu 4:56 AM2332 km1449 miles1259 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryThu 4:56 AM2349 km1459 miles1268 nmNorth N
SalvadorThu 1:56 AM2512 km1561 miles1357 nmWest W
AccraThu 4:56 AM2541 km1579 miles1372 nmNortheast NE
BissauThu 4:56 AM2601 km1616 miles1405 nmNorth N
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