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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 = Friday, February 21, 2014 at 4:56:00 AM.

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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: 66%

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 Friday, February 21, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 48' South, Longitude: 3° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.19 meters/second, 1559.5 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.15 miWest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 miSouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 29' 07.1"968.79 miWest0° 07' 00.2"8.03 miSouth968.56 mi
24 hours12° 39' 46.1"846.93 miEast2° 25' 42.9"166.99 miSouth858.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 4:56 AM280 km174 miles151 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaFri 5:56 AM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméFri 4:56 AM2011 km1249 miles1086 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleFri 5:56 AM2196 km1364 miles1186 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanFri 4:56 AM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmNorth N
AccraFri 4:56 AM2277 km1415 miles1229 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Fri 6:56 AM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaFri 5:56 AM2354 km1463 miles1271 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleFri 5:56 AM2355 km1463 miles1271 nmEast-northeast ENE
LoméFri 4:56 AM2369 km1472 miles1279 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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