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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: 73%

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 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 30' South, Longitude: 102° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.98 meters/second, 1576.7 km/hour, 979.7 miles/hour or 851.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.33 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 30' 16.7"979.61 miwest0° 08' 10.8"9.37 misouth979.39 mi
24 hours12° 10' 58.6"822.83 mieast2° 58' 34.0"204.62 misouth842.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Thu 5:56 AM1755 km1090 miles948 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 4:56 AM1936 km1203 miles1045 nmNortheast NE
LimaThu 5:56 AM2795 km1737 miles1509 nmEast E
QuitoThu 5:56 AM3000 km1864 miles1620 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownThu 2:56 AM3193 km1984 miles1724 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JoseThu 4:56 AM3227 km2005 miles1742 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 4:56 AM3260 km2026 miles1760 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 4:56 AM3278 km2037 miles1770 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 4:56 AM3287 km2042 miles1775 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaThu 4:56 AM3401 km2114 miles1837 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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