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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 5:18:00 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 05:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 50' South, Longitude: 8° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.10 meters/second, 1559.1 km/hour, 968.8 miles/hour or 841.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.15 miWest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 miSouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 29' 05.7"968.57 miWest0° 06' 58.5"7.99 miSouth968.34 mi
24 hours12° 40' 21.8"847.42 miEast2° 24' 58.2"166.14 miSouth858.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 5:18 AM342 km212 miles185 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbidjanFri 5:18 AM2288 km1422 miles1236 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaFri 5:18 AM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmNorth N
São ToméFri 5:18 AM2388 km1484 miles1289 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroFri 5:18 AM2425 km1507 miles1309 nmNorth N
AccraFri 5:18 AM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaFri 6:18 AM2479 km1540 miles1338 nmEast-northeast ENE
LoméFri 5:18 AM2564 km1593 miles1385 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleFri 6:18 AM2614 km1624 miles1411 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 5:18 AM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmNorth N

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