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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 11:16:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 53%

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 Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 11:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 43' South, Longitude: 82° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.82 meters/second, 1532.9 km/hour, 952.5 miles/hour or 827.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"15.88 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 27' 04.7"952.24 miwest0° 04' 20.5"4.98 misouth952.06 mi
24 hours13° 27' 01.8"886.33 mieast1° 14' 29.1"85.38 misouth887.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 6:16 AM843 km524 miles455 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 7:16 AM1511 km939 miles816 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 6:16 AM1734 km1078 miles937 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoSat 6:16 AM1781 km1106 miles962 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSat 7:16 AM1803 km1120 miles974 nmEast E
QuitoSat 6:16 AM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSat 5:16 AM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santiago *Sat 8:16 AM2092 km1300 miles1129 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaSat 8:16 AM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaSat 6:16 AM2631 km1635 miles1421 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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