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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 20, 2014 at 10:56:00 PM.

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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: 69%

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 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 04' South, Longitude: 83° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.80 meters/second, 1565.3 km/hour, 972.6 miles/hour or 845.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.21 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miSouth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 29' 31.0"972.39 miWest0° 07' 25.8"8.51 miSouth972.16 mi
24 hours12° 30' 02.8"838.82 miEast2° 37' 28.6"180.46 miSouth853.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 4:56 AM1430 km889 miles772 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleFri 3:56 AM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 4:26 AM2352 km1461 miles1270 nmNorth N
ColomboFri 4:26 AM2358 km1465 miles1273 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramFri 4:26 AM2600 km1616 miles1404 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaFri 5:56 AM2694 km1674 miles1455 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandFri 3:56 AM2695 km1674 miles1455 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kuala LumpurFri 6:56 AM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeFri 6:56 AM2810 km1746 miles1517 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisFri 2:56 AM2850 km1771 miles1539 nmWest-southwest WSW

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