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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 11:53 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:16 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° 41' 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"983.08 miwest0° 08' 30.4"9.75 misouth982.88 mi
24 hours12° 01' 44.4"814.98 mieast3° 07' 56.2"215.34 misouth838.11 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 AM1176 km731 miles635 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaThu 4:56 AM2061 km1280 miles1113 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeThu 1:56 AM2141 km1331 miles1156 nmWest W
FreetownThu 4:56 AM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmNorth N
AbidjanThu 4:56 AM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroThu 4:56 AM2347 km1458 miles1267 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryThu 4:56 AM2352 km1461 miles1270 nmNorth N
SalvadorThu 1:56 AM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmWest W
AccraThu 4:56 AM2562 km1592 miles1383 nmNortheast NE
BissauThu 4:56 AM2602 km1617 miles1405 nmNorth N
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